Imbue

Definition of Imbue

Im`bue´
v. t.1.To tinge deeply; to dye; to cause to absorb; as, clothes thoroughly imbued with black.
[imp. & p. p. Imbued ; p. pr. & vb. n. Imbuing.]
2.To tincture deply; to cause to become impressed or penetrated; as, to imbue the minds of youth with good principles.
Thy words with grace divine
Imbued, bring to their sweetness no satiety.
- Milton.

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