Definitions of Into

  1.   Indicating insertion; as, to infuse more spirit or animation into a composition.
  2.   Expressing entrance, or a passing from the outside of a thing to its interior parts; - following verbs expressing motion; as, come into the house; go into the church; one stream falls or runs into another; water enters into the fine vessels of plants.
  3.   Indicating the passing of a thing from one form, condition, or state to another; as, compound substances may be resolved into others which are more simple; ice is convertible into water, and water into vapor; men are more easily drawn than forced into compliance; we may reduce many distinct substances into one mass; men are led by evidence into belief of truth, and are often enticed into the commission of crimes'into; she burst into tears; children are sometimes frightened into fits; all persons are liable to be seduced into error and folly.
  4.   Noting passage inwards: noting the passage of a thing from one state to another: ( B.) often used for UNTO.
  5.   A word which denotes entrance or passage inwards; denoting the passing from one state or form to another.
  6.   Expressing penetration beyond the outside or surface, or access to the inside, or contents; as, to look into a letter or book; to look into an apartment.
  7.   To the inside of; within. It is used in a variety of applications.
  8.   To the inside of; denoting passage inwards; as, he came into the room.
  9.   Denoting passage inwards.
  10.   Noting passage from the outside to inside, or from one state to another.
  11.   To and in; to the inside of.
  12.   Denoting inclusion; as, put these ideas into other words.

Quotes of Into

  1. I am not close to retirement. I still have a lot more that I can achieve. There are younger guys coming into F1, but I am not old and I'm not finished. – Jean Alesi
  2. I began as a boy with artistic talent... as a visual artist... I thought that was what I'd become and in my late teens drifted into reading serious literature. – Russell Banks
  3. Let's talk of a system that transforms all the social organisms into a work of art, in which the entire process of work is included... something in which the principle of production and consumption takes on a form of quality. It's a Gigantic project. – Joseph Beuys
  4. I went in with Jack and Leslie, into this room that was lined with brick, and there on the side I can remember very clearly was this small model with plates for the bases- the original model with everything screwed together. – Sydney Brenner
  5. Make every thought, every fact, that comes into your mind pay you a profit. Make it work and produce for you. Think of things not as they are but as they might be. Don't merely dream- but create! – Robert Collier
  6. My aim in painting is to create pulsating, luminous, and open surfaces that emanate a mystic light, in accordance with my deepest insight into the experience of life and nature. – Hans Hofmann
  7. It gives us a look into a world that's very much like 'Traffic' was for drugs, this movie is for gun running. Dark at times, but I think Nic Cage is an incredible person to watch and very entertaining. – Jared Leto
  8. I think my fans will follow me into our combined old age. Real musicians and real fans stay together for a long, long time. – Bonnie Raitt
  9. The world I was born into was one filled with music. – Martha Reeves
  10. All great and beautiful work has come of first gazing without shrinking into the darkness. – John Ruskin
  11. Let me dispel a few rumors so they don't fester into facts. – Tom Schulman
  12. Now I see that going out into the testing ground of men it is the tongue and not the deed that wins the day. – Sophocles
  13. The principles upon which a safety lamp might be constructed I stated to several persons long before Sir Humphrey Davy came into this part of the country. – George Stephenson
  14. It is not necessary to argue to those for whom I write that the two great needs of mankind, that all men may be lifted up into the light of the highest Christian civilization, are, first, a pure, spiritual Christianity, and second, civil liberty. – Josiah Strong
  15. Intelligent or not, we all make mistakes and perhaps the intelligent mistakes are the worst, because so much careful thought has gone into them. – Peter Ustinov

Usage examples for Into

  1. “ " I never do think before I get into trouble. ” – Across the Zodiac by Percy Greg
  2. “ Is he fool enough to run into the back of it? ” – Johnstone of the Border by Harold Bindloss
  3. “ " I got us into this," he said. ” – The Golden Skull by John Blaine
  4. “ " I think I can let you see into it, Miss Mercy," said Ian. ” – What's Mine's Mine by George MacDonald
  5. “ To go out of one, is to go into the other. ” – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  6. But can we get into the lot? ” – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  7. Let's not go into that, please. ” – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read
  8. She shall go into the world more. ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  9. All day he's been lightin' into the girl. ” – The Untamed by Max Brand
  10. “ " No; but that might put it into his head. ” – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
  11. “ Aunty went into the little house. ” – Gritli's Children by Johanna Spyri
  12. “ I tell you all I won't say another word and get myself into trouble, so there! ” – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  13. So I went into the country with her family. ” – The Country Doctor by Honore de Balzac
  14. “ I went into the room. ” – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare
  15. Well, we shook hands, and I left him to go into the store. ” – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead
  16. Every man into this and make it go! ” – Left Guard Gilbert by Ralph Henry Barbour
  17. “ " Come into my room," said Patty, " and let's talk this thing over." ” – Patty's Suitors by Carolyn Wells
  18. Ye can see right into it from whar he went. ” – Judith of the Cumberlands by Alice MacGowan
  19. But it was not only to get me into trouble. ” – The La Chance Mine Mystery by Susan Carleton Jones
  20. Take the matter into the head: try the case there. ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith

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