launch into something


launch into something
ˈlaunch into sth | ˈlaunch yourself into sth derived
to begin sth in an enthusiastic way, especially sth that will take a long time

He launched into a lengthy account of his career.

Main entry:launchderived

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  • launch into something — launch into (something) to start something with energy or enthusiasm. She launched into the song as if she couldn t hold herself back. He launched into an attack on all the people who had laughed at his idea …   New idioms dictionary

  • launch into — ˈlaunch into [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they launch into he/she/it launches into present participle launching into past tense launched into …   Useful english dictionary

  • launch into — (something) to start something with energy or enthusiasm. She launched into the song as if she couldn t hold herself back. He launched into an attack on all the people who had laughed at his idea …   New idioms dictionary

  • launch into — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms launch into : present tense I/you/we/they launch into he/she/it launches into present participle launching into past tense launched into past participle launched into launch into something to start something… …   English dictionary

  • launch into — PHRASAL VERB If you launch into something such as a speech, task, or fight, you enthusiastically start it. [V P n] Horrigan launched into a speech about the importance of new projects... [V pron refl P n] Geoff has launched himself into… …   English dictionary

  • launch yourself into something — ˈlaunch into sth | ˈlaunch yourself into sth derived to begin sth in an enthusiastic way, especially sth that will take a long time • He launched into a lengthy account of his career. Main entry: ↑launchderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • launch into — begin (something) energetically and enthusiastically. → launch …   English new terms dictionary

  • ˈlaunch into sth — phrasal verb to enthusiastically start something such as an explanation, criticism, or description He launched into a detailed account of his trip.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • launch — launch1 W2 [lo:ntʃ US lo:ntʃ] v [T] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(start something)¦ 2¦(product)¦ 3¦(boat)¦ 4¦(sky/space)¦ 5¦(computer)¦ 6 launch yourself forwards/up/from etc Phrasal verbs  launch into something  launch out ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • launch — launch1 [ lɔntʃ ] verb transitive *** 1. ) to send a missile, space vehicle, SATELLITE, or other object into the air or into space: The agency will launch a new weather satellite next month. a ) to put a boat or ship into water 2. ) to start a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English