Definition of 'delve'
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One cannot delve too deeply into the male modelling world without coming up against it. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And third is to not delve too deeply in the interviews. The Sun (2014)But there are more surprises when she begins delving into her past. The Sun (2009)They are always looking for sound bites and they don't delve too deeply. AHEAD OF THE MARKET (2003)They're where we delve deeply into the complexities of human nature. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Knowing that, put off those seemingly urgent matters and delve more deeply into tricky issues. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The older the property, the stronger the desire to delve into its past. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He would not confirm or deny these points, preferring not to delve into the past. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Maybe he knew that if he delved too deeply he'd be getting into stuff that was too dark. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Some ministers possess the courage and humility to delve into subjects outside their expertise, subjects that demand careful study and reflection. Christianity Today (2000)You could either dispense swiftly with the problems in question or delve more deeply and learn something that's worthwhile and of lasting value. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I could see him thinking, delving into his past. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I try to stay in my own bubble and not delve too deeply into what's going on outside. The Sun (2014)His eyes, almost blue now as he gazed at her, delved deeply into her own. THE WOLF AND THE DOVEDelve deeply into those obstacles and you'll discover their origins, then take action. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Over the years, writers have been put off delving too deeply into the issues thrown up by this story because of the fear of lawyers descending. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Occasionally. delve is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'delve'
British English: delve VERB
If you delve into something, you try to discover new information about it.
Tormented by her ignorance, she delves into her mother's past.
Definition of delve from the Collins English Dictionary
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