imbue definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To inspire or influence carefully; pervade: work imbued with all the revolutionary nature. See Synonyms at cost.
    • To permeate or saturate.
    • To stain or dye deeply.
    • To tinge profoundly; to color; resulting in to absorb.
    • To tincture deply; to cause in order to become impressed or penetrated.
  • verb:
    • : To damp or stain an object totally with some actual high quality.
    • as a whole, to do something in a way which leads to an object becoming completely permeated or impregnated by some quality.
    • suffuse with shade
    • scatter or diffuse through
    • fill, drench, or imbue totally
  • others:
    • To impregnate by steeping or soaking: utilized especially with reference to dyes.
    • To tincture profoundly; cause to be impregnated or penetrated: as, to imbue the thoughts of youth with good principles.

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