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  Words related to instill

Related / Similar Words: impregnate, infuse, tincture, inculcate, impress, ingrain, instil, transfuse

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • produce or try to produce a vivid impression of; "Mother tried to ingrain respect for our elders in us";
  • enter drop by drop; "instill medication into my eye";
  • impart gradually; "Her presence instilled faith into the children"; "transfuse love of music into the students";

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    Hyponyms: din, breathe

     

    Derivational Morphology: infusion, inculcation, ingraining, instilling, instillation, instillment, instilment, instillator

     

     
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