go\ into

go\ into
1a. To go or fit inside of; able to be put in.

The table is too big to go into the closet.

1b. To be able to be divided into; be divisible into.

Two goes into four two times.

2. To enter a state or condition of; pass into.

John went into a fit of temper when he didn't get his own way.

The sick man went into a coma.

The country went into mourning when the king died.

3. To be busy in or take part in; enter as a job or profession.

The mayor went into politics as a very young man.

Mr, Johnson is going into business for himself.

Bill wants to go into law when he gets out of school.

Compare: go in for, take up(5b)
4. To start to talk about; bring up the subject of; examine.

We'll talk about the dead mouse after dinner, Billy. Let's not go into it now.

The teacher went into the subject of newspapers today.

Compare: look into

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