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implant

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of implant

  1. 1 to set permanently in the consciousness or mind-set <a music teacher who strove to implant within his students a love of the classics> Synonyms breed, enroot, inculcate, infix, inseminate, instill, plant, sow Related Words drive, hammer, pound; embed (also imbed), entrench (also intrench), fix, lodge, root; imbue, infuse, ingrain (also engrain), inoculate, invest, steep, suffuse

  2. 2 to set solidly in or as if in surrounding matter <the gemstone was poorly implanted in the setting, so it was constantly popping out> Synonyms bed, embed (also imbed), enroot, fix, impact, entrench, ingrain (also engrain), lodge, rootRelated Words imbue, infuse, instill; beat (into), drive (into); establish, place, put, settle, stickNear Antonyms eliminate, eradicate; eject, expel; detach, disconnect, disengage, removeAntonyms dislodge, root (out), uproot




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