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6 entries found for in.
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Main Entry: 1in
Pronunciation: (primarystress)in, schwan, schwan
Function: preposition
1 a -- used to show enclosing, including, or placing within limits <in the lake> <wounded in the leg> <in the summer> <in a minute> b : INTO 1a <went in the house> <don't come in here with those muddy feet>
2 -- used to show means or medium <written in pencil> <works in plastics> <photographs in color>
3 a -- used to show a state or condition <we're in trouble> <is made in three sizes> <in power> <in love> b : INTO 2a <broke in pieces>
4 -- used to show manner or purpose <said in reply>
5 -- used to show the larger member of a ratio <one in five>

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