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permeate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of permeate

  1. to spread throughout the smell of freshly baked bread permeated the house Synonyms interpenetrate, percolate (into), pervade, riddle, suffuse, transfuse Related Words diffuse (through), impregnate, pass (into), penetrate; fill (up); drench, imbue, infuse, saturate, soak, steep; flood, glut

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