Synonyms for imbue
Antonyms for imbue
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR IMBUE
This thought should imbue a man of science with humility rather than with pride.
By some subtle process she contrived to imbue the baby also with this idea.
They had never been able to imbue her with the superstition pertaining to the Godolphins.
No warrior could have a wife or child to imbue him with any tender sentiment.
It does not imbue us with a sense of the mysterious like that of Egypt.
I have never been able to imbue my poor boy with that part of his art.
He can imbue them with Bolshevist ideals; he can make great promises.
The narrator must seek to imbue himself with the life and spirit of the time.
I will find new accents to imbue the judges with my own conviction.
In the effort to provide her a home, and to imbue her with his belief in the Magic City.
early 15c., "to keep wet; to soak, saturate;" also figuratively "to cause to absorb" (feelings, opinions, etc.), from Latin imbuere "moisten," of uncertain origin, perhaps from the same root as imbrication. Cf. also Old French embu, past participle of emboivre, from Latin imbibere "drink in, soak in" (see imbibe), which might have influenced the English word. Related: Imbued; imbuing.