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. [ ; mid-1900s ]
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be inc company The company that produced the BeBox, founded by Jean-Louis Gassee, former product chief at Apple. (1996-10-05)
(used as a mild oath expressing astonishment, dismay, disbelief, or the like). Informal. dickens; devil: The fighter’s left uppercut knocked the bejabbers out of his opponent. Historical Examples bejabbers then, we won’t be afther murtherin’ him outright; we’ll jest let him go back to the river an’ dhrown hisself! Down the Yellowstone Lewis R. Freeman […]
(used as a mild oath expressing dismay, anger, or the like). Informal. dickens; devil; deuce: The conglomerate plans to take that tiny company and expand the bejesus out of it. Contemporary Examples Biting, scratching, beating the bejesus out of one another, bounty hunting. The NFL’s Hypocritical Outrage Against Bonuses for Injuring Players Buzz Bissinger March […]
to adorn with or as if with jewels. Historical Examples I am going to bejewel my house with books and then I am going to live. The Jucklins Opie Read verb -els, -elling, -elled (US) -els, -eling, -eled (transitive) to decorate with or as if with jewels v. 1550s, from be- + jewel. Related: Bejeweled.