Definition of dive in in English:

dive in

phrasal verb

  • Help oneself to food.

    • ‘Not one to be intimidated by exotic foods, she bravely dove in and was surprised to find she actually kind of liked it.’
    • ‘If the food is placed on her tray, however, she dives in with both hands and eats with obvious enjoyment.’
    • ‘She promised that more were coming, but for now, everyone dove in.’