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Overview of noun instilling

The noun instilling has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. inculcation, ingraining, instilling

(teaching or impressing upon the mind by frequent instruction or repetition)

Overview of verb instill

The verb instill has 5 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. instill, transfuse

(impart gradually; "Her presence instilled faith into the children"; "transfuse love of music into the students")

2. instill, instil

(enter drop by drop; "instill medication into my eye")

3. impress, ingrain, instill

(produce or try to produce a vivid impression of; "Mother tried to ingrain respect for our elders in us")

4. inculcate, instill, infuse

(teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions; "inculcate values into the young generation")

5. impregnate, infuse, instill, tincture

(fill, as with a certain quality; "The heavy traffic tinctures the air with carbon monoxide") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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