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  Words related to infuse

Related / Similar Words: steep, impregnate, instill, tincture, inculcate

 

Definition:
  • introduce into the body through a vein, for therapeutic purposes; "Some physiologists infuses sugar solutions into the veins of animals";
  • let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse; "steep the blossoms in oil"; "steep the fruit in alcohol";
  • undergo the process of infusion; "the mint tea is infusing";
  • fill, as with a certain quality; "The heavy traffic tinctures the air with carbon monoxide";
  • teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions; "inculcate values into the young generation";

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    Hyponyms: marinade, marinate, decoct, draw, din

     

    Grouped Verbs: steep

     

    Derivational Morphology: infusion, steeper, inculcation, ingraining, instilling

     

     
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