find your way into …


find your way into …
find your/its ˈway (to/into…) idiom
to come to a place or a situation by chance or without intending to

He eventually found his way into acting.

Main entry:findidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • find its way into … — find your/its ˈway (to/into…) idiom to come to a place or a situation by chance or without intending to • He eventually found his way into acting. Main entry: ↑findidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • find its way — phrase if something finds its way somewhere, it is in that place but you do not know how it arrived there Somehow the letter had found its way onto my boss’s desk. Thesaurus: to be in a particular position or placesynonym Main entry: find * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • find its way to … — find your/its ˈway (to/into…) idiom to come to a place or a situation by chance or without intending to • He eventually found his way into acting. Main entry: ↑findidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • get (your) claws into (someone) — informal to find a way of influencing or controlling someone. If the loan company gets its claws into you, you ll still be paying off this debt when you re 50 …   New idioms dictionary

  • way — way1 W1S1 [weı] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(method)¦ 2¦(manner)¦ 3¦(direction/how to go somewhere)¦ 4¦(part of something that is true)¦ 5¦(distance/time)¦ 6¦(the space in front of you)¦ 7 make way (for something/somebody) 8 out of the way 9 on the/your/its way …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • way — [[t]we͟ɪ[/t]] ♦ ways 1) N COUNT: oft N of ing, N to inf If you refer to a way of doing something, you are referring to how you can do it, for example the action you can take or the method you can use to achieve it. Freezing isn t a bad way of… …   English dictionary

  • find — find1 W1S1 [faınd] v past tense and past participle found [faund] [T] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(get by searching)¦ 2¦(see by chance)¦ 3¦(discover state of somebody/something)¦ 4¦(do something without meaning to)¦ 5¦(learn something by study)¦ 6¦(think/feel)¦… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • find — 1 /faInd/ past tense and past participle found /faUnd/ verb (T) 1 BY SEARCHING to discover or see something that you have been searching for : I can t find the car keys. | Let s hope we can find a parking space. | No one has found a solution to… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • way — I UK [weɪ] / US noun [countable] Word forms way : singular way plural ways *** Other words meaning way: method a way of doing something that involves following a detailed plan: He has his own method of making coffee. means a way that makes it… …   English dictionary

  • find — find1 [ faınd ] (past tense and past participle found [ faund ] ) verb transitive *** ▸ 1 discover (by searching) ▸ 2 get something ▸ 3 experience emotion etc. ▸ 4 have as opinion ▸ 5 make formal decision ▸ 6 have enough of something ▸ + PHRASES… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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