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imbued

verb
past tense of imbue

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to cause (as a person) to become filled or saturated with a certain quality or principle
  • her training at the school for the deaf imbued her with a sense of purpose that she had never known before

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“Imbued.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/imbued. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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