go into

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Verb[edit]

go into (third-person singular simple present goes into, present participle going into, simple past went into, past participle gone into)

  1. Used other than figuratively or idiomatically: see go, into: “to enter”.
  2. To get involved in; to investigate or explore.
    I don't want to go into the details now.
    We need to go into the background of the case before jumping to conclusions.
  3. (mathematics) To divide, to be a factor of.
    11 goes into 88 and 99 but not 100.
    7 goes into 46 six times, with remainder 4.