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instill

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of instill

  1. to set permanently in the consciousness or mind-set a charismatic leader who instilled in his followers a passionate commitment to the cause Synonyms of instill breed, enroot, inculcate, infix, inseminate, implant, plant, sowWords Related to instill 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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