drift in(to) (something)

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drift in(to) (something)

To move slowly into some thing or place. Whenever they have study hall, the students tend to just drift into the attendance office, as if they have nothing better to do.
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drift in

(to something) to move slowly and gradually into something. The people drifted slowly into the hall. The boats drifted into the shore on the tide.
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More than half (51 per cent) of drivers have experienced another motorist drifting into their lane on a motorway or dual carriageway in the last year.
Half of drivers also reported people drifting into them at junction and roundabouts.
Balloons drifting into SCE equipment and power lines have caused hundreds of power interruptions in recent years.