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dip into

1 (v + prep) container TRANSITIVEto dip into the biscuit jar do chrúb a shá isteach i gcrúsca na mbrioscaí, briosca a chrochadh leat as an gcrúsca, briosca a ghoid i ngan fhios 2 (v + prep) book etc TRANSITIVEscimeáil trí PhrVI like to dip into the book is maith liom scimeáil tríd an leabhar, is maith liom bheith ag póirseáil tríd an leabhar 3 (v + prep) savings etc TRANSITIVEtarraing as PhrV  c m uthey had to dip into the pension fund bhí orthu tarraingt as an gciste pinsin, bhí orthu airgead a tharraingt as an gciste pinsin → see dip