verb (1)

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to flow forth slowly through small openings
  • water percolating through the coffee filter

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percolate (into)

verb (2)

Synonyms of percolate (into) (Entry 2 of 2)

to spread throughout
  • the closing shot of the film is one of those iconic images that has long since percolated into the cultural consciousness

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The first known use of percolate was in 1626

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“Percolate.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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