in

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations'IN': /ˌaɪˈɛn/; 'in': /ˈɪn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪn/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(in)


Inflections of 'in' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
ins
v 3rd person singular
inning
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
inned
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
inned
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

in

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
prep
  1. [watermelons, avocados, Brussels sprouts] are in season
  2. the [orange trees, flowers, fields] are in bloom
  3. [I was, will end] in tears
  4. are all in this together
  5. are in it for the [money, glory]
  6. [speaking, say it, written, is] in [Spanish]
  7. (what is that) in [dollars, inches]?
  8. in time for the [game, meeting]
  9. [arrive, get there] in good time
  10. in time, you will (come to) see
  11. just in time!
  12. (just) in case (you need it)
  13. in my [opinion, view]
  14. in a panic
  15. slang: in your face!
  16. in [tandem, conjunction, collaboration] (with)
  17. in [accordance, compliance] with
  18. [located, set, takes place, is] in [France]
  19. available in [green, a small]
  20. the [items, units, goods] are in stock
  21. in the [world, country]
  22. in the [house, garden, office, area, building, bedroom]
  23. (it) is in the [back, trunk, bag]
  24. in [August, the summer]
  25. in a minute
  26. in [a jiffy, a split second, an instant, the blink of an eye]
  27. in particular
  28. in other words
  29. in your own [time, words, way]
  30. [yes, it is], in a way
  31. in a [way, sense], it is
  32. in one [way], it is
  33. in order to [go, finish, see]
adv
  1. the [boss, plane] isn't in [yet, today]
  2. I was in all [day, morning, evening]
  3. tennis: the ball was in
  4. the tide is in
  5. the [player, gambler] went all in
  6. (please) come in
  7. [dove, jumped, fell, went] right in
  8. was [looking, peeking] in
  9. UK, slang: get in!
  10. were (all) in on [it, the deal, the plan]
adj
  1. [stripes, skirts] are in [right now, this season]
  2. [stripes] are really in (right now)
  3. the in door
additional examples
  1. the [boss, plane] isn't in [yet, today]
  2. I was in all [day, morning, evening]
  3. [stripes, skirts] are in [right now, this season]
  4. [stripes] are really in (right now)
  5. tennis: the ball was in
  6. the tide is in
  7. the in door
  8. in and out
  9. the [player, gambler] went all in
  10. (please) come in
  11. [dove, jumped, fell, went] right in
  12. was [looking, peeking] in
  13. UK, slang: get in!
  14. [watermelons, avocados, Brussels sprouts] are in season
  15. the [orange trees, flowers, fields] are in bloom
  16. [I was, will end] in tears
  17. were (all) in on [it, the deal, the plan]
  18. are all in this together
  19. are in it for the [money, glory]
  20. [speaking, say it, written, is] in [Spanish]
  21. (what is that) in [dollars, inches]?
  22. in time for the [game, meeting]
  23. [arrive, get there] in good time
  24. in time, you will (come to) see
  25. just in time!
  26. (just) in case (you need it)
  27. in my [opinion, view]
  28. in a panic
  29. slang: in your face!
  30. in [tandem, conjunction, collaboration] (with)
  31. in [accordance, compliance] with
  32. [located, set, takes place, is] in [France]
  33. available in [green, a small]
  34. the [items, units, goods] are in stock
  35. in the [world, country]
  36. in the [house, garden, office, area, building, bedroom]
  37. (it) is in the [back, trunk, bag]
  38. in [August, the summer]
  39. in a minute
  40. in [a jiffy, a split second, an instant, the blink of an eye]
  41. in particular
  42. in other words
  43. in your own [time, words, way]
  44. [yes, it is], in a way
  45. in a [way, sense], it is
  46. in one [way], it is
  47. (jump) in at the deep end
  48. in order to [go, finish, see]
  49. a built-in [closet, cupboard, swimming pool]
  50. a worktop with (a) built-in [barbecue, cooker, extractor]
  51. a built-in [urge, resistance] to
  52. has a built-in advantage over
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