Definition of walk into in English:

walk into

phrasal verb

  • Become involved in through ignorance or carelessness.

    ‘I had walked into a situation from which there was no escape’
    • ‘At first he has everything under control but then the lovely Erica walks into his life.’
    • ‘He gets a ticket to scout film locations in Fiji, and walks into Rabuka's coup.’
    • ‘No-one can walk into a situation and make things world class just like that - it takes time.’
    • ‘There was no chance you could walk into the Hibs situation at that time and change it overnight.’
    • ‘They are walking into a favourable demographic situation, and recognize the fact.’