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be into (something)
To be interested in something. My daughter is into sports all of a sudden and really wants to take tennis lessons.
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Also, get into. Be interested in or involved with. For example, She's really into yoga, or Once you retire, it's important to get into some hobby you've always wanted to try. [Colloquial; mid-1900s]
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be ˈinto something(informal) be interested in something in an active way: He’s into snowboarding in a big way.
See also: something
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1. To be interested in or enthusiastic about something: I am into reading nonfiction these days. Are you into rock music?
2. To have reached some point in an ongoing process or measure of time: I was halfway into this book when I lost interest in it. We were well into April before the snow stopped falling.
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