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  • verb idiomatic To cause someone to become slowly more and more involved in a business or situation that is often not to that person's liking.
  • verb idiomatic To contract one's abdominal muscles to make one's stomach look flatter.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb draw in as if by suction
  • verb attract by using an inexorable force, inducement, etc.
  • verb take up as if with a sponge


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