instill


instill

verb

Definition of INSTILL

to set permanently in the consciousness or mind-set <a charismatic leader who instilled in his followers a passionate commitment to the cause>
Related Words drive, hammer, pound; embed (also imbed), entrench (also intrench), fix, lodge, root; imbue, infuse, ingrain (also engrain), inoculate, invest, steep, suffuse

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