Infuse - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪnˈfjuːz|  American pronunciation of the word infuse
Brit.  |ɪnˈfjuːz|  British pronunciation of the word infuse
- teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions (syn: inculcate, instill)
- fill, as with a certain quality (syn: impregnate, instill, tincture)
- undergo the process of infusion
- let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse (syn: steep)
- introduce into the body through a vein, for therapeutic purposes
Some physiologists infuses sugar solutions into the veins of animals

Examples

She has infused her followers with confidence.

He has found ways to infuse new energy into his performances.

She has infused confidence into her followers.

His work is infused with anger.

The tea should be allowed to infuse for several minutes.

You should infuse the tea for several minutes.

Her books are infused with humour and wisdom.

These new designers are infusing fresh interest into the New York fashion scene.

Some physiologists infuses sugar solutions into the veins of animals

...the guest soloist was able to infuse the familiar hymn with a moving fervency...

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: infuse
he/she/it: infuses
present participle: infusing
past tense: infused
past participle: infused
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