buy into

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

buy + into

VerbEdit

buy into (third-person singular simple present buys into, present participle buying into, simple past and past participle bought into)

  1. (idiomatic) believe; accept a craze or fad for valid.
    I don't buy into all this propaganda.
  2. (finance) To buy stocks or shares of (a business).
    We bought into a local electrical firm.

SynonymsEdit

(accept as valid):

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Last modified on 11 December 2013, at 07:45