Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

interfuse

play
verb in·ter·fuse \ˌin-tər-ˈfyüz\

Definition of interfuse

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to combine by fusing :  blend

  3. 2 :  to add as if by fusing :  infuse

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  blend, fuse

interfusion play \-ˈfyü-zhən\ noun


Examples of interfuse in a sentence

  1. <comedy and social commentary interfuse seamlessly in this hilariously satirical movie>

  2. <an attractive cologne that interfuses herbal and woodsy scents>



Origin of interfuse

Latin interfusus, past participle of interfundere to pour between, from inter- + fundere to pour — more at found


First Known Use: 1593


Learn More about interfuse


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up interfuse? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

immature or lacking adult sophistication

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image567572573

Which of these is a synonym of unctuous?

maudlin angry oily prompt
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ