entrench


entrench

verb

Definition of ENTRENCH

to set solidly in or as if in surrounding matter <a father who entrenched in our minds the belief that hard work pays off>
Synonyms bed, embed (also imbed), enroot, fix, impact, implant, ingrain (also engrain), lodge, root
Related Words imbue, infuse, instill; beat (into), drive (into); establish, place, put, settle, stick
Antonyms dislodge, root (out), uproot

Variants of ENTRENCH

entrench also intrench

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