jump into

jump into
phrasal verb [transitive]
Word forms "jump into":
present tense I/you/we/they jump into he/she/it jumps into present participle jumping into past tense jumped into past participle jumped into
1) jump into something to become involved in a situation very quickly

He jumped headlong into organizing the event.

2) jump into bed with someone to have sex with someone who you have just met

English dictionary. 2014.

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