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  • 161inspire — [c]/ɪnˈspaɪə / (say in spuyuh) verb (inspired, inspiring) –verb (t) 1. to infuse an animating, quickening, or exalting influence into: her courage inspired her followers. 2. to produce or arouse (a feeling, thought, etc.): *It had probably been… …

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  • 162instil — is spelt with one l in BrE and as instill in AmE. The inflected forms are instilled, instilling in both varieties. The non physical meaning is ‘to introduce (a feeling, idea, etc.) into a person s mind’: • They believed, quite wrongly, that to… …

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  • 163Inf. — 1. infantry. 2. infuse. [(def. 2) < L infunde] * * * abbrev 1. Infantry 2. Inferior 3. Infinitive 4. Informal 5. Information 6. Infra (Latin), below * * * …

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  • 164in|fu|so|ri|an — «IHN fyu SR ee uhn, SOHR », noun, adjective. –n. any one of a group of minute, usually microscopic, one celled animals that move by vibrating filaments, such as the paramecium; ciliate. They occur in both free living and parasitic forms. –adj. of …

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  • 165Aerify — A [ e]r*i*fy, v. t. [L. a[ e]r air + fly.] 1. To infuse air into; to combine air with. [1913 Webster] 2. To change into an a[ e]riform state. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 166Breathe — Breathe, v. t. 1. To inhale and exhale in the process of respiration; to respire. [1913 Webster] To view the light of heaven, and breathe the vital air. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To inject by breathing; to infuse; with into. [1913 Webster] Able… …

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  • 167Cheer — Cheer, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cheered} (ch[=e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {cheering}.] 1. To cause to rejoice; to gladden; to make cheerful; often with up. Cowpe. [1913 Webster] 2. To infuse life, courage, animation, or hope, into; to inspirit; to solace… …

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  • 168Cheered — Cheer Cheer, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cheered} (ch[=e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {cheering}.] 1. To cause to rejoice; to gladden; to make cheerful; often with up. Cowpe. [1913 Webster] 2. To infuse life, courage, animation, or hope, into; to inspirit; to… …

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  • 169cheering — Cheer Cheer, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cheered} (ch[=e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {cheering}.] 1. To cause to rejoice; to gladden; to make cheerful; often with up. Cowpe. [1913 Webster] 2. To infuse life, courage, animation, or hope, into; to inspirit; to… …

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  • 170Demonize — De mon*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Demonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Demonizing}.] [Cf. LL. daemonizare to be possessed by a demon, Gr. ?.] 1. To convert into a demon; to infuse the principles or fury of a demon into. [1913 Webster] 2. To control or… …

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  • 171Demonized — Demonize De mon*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Demonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Demonizing}.] [Cf. LL. daemonizare to be possessed by a demon, Gr. ?.] 1. To convert into a demon; to infuse the principles or fury of a demon into. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …

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  • 172Demonizing — Demonize De mon*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Demonized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Demonizing}.] [Cf. LL. daemonizare to be possessed by a demon, Gr. ?.] 1. To convert into a demon; to infuse the principles or fury of a demon into. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …

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  • 173Dispirit — Dis*pir it, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dispirited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dispiriting}.] [Pref. dis + spirit.] 1. To deprive of cheerful spirits; to depress the spirits of; to dishearten; to discourage. [1913 Webster] Not dispirited with my afflictions.… …

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  • 174Dispirited — Dispirit Dis*pir it, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dispirited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dispiriting}.] [Pref. dis + spirit.] 1. To deprive of cheerful spirits; to depress the spirits of; to dishearten; to discourage. [1913 Webster] Not dispirited with my… …

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  • 175Dispiriting — Dispirit Dis*pir it, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dispirited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dispiriting}.] [Pref. dis + spirit.] 1. To deprive of cheerful spirits; to depress the spirits of; to dishearten; to discourage. [1913 Webster] Not dispirited with my… …

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  • 176Engrain — En*grain , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Engrained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Engraining}.] [Pref. en + grain. Cf. {Ingrain}.] 1. To dye in grain, or of a fast color. See {Ingrain}. [1913 Webster] Leaves engrained in lusty green. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …

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  • 177Engrained — Engrain En*grain , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Engrained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Engraining}.] [Pref. en + grain. Cf. {Ingrain}.] 1. To dye in grain, or of a fast color. See {Ingrain}. [1913 Webster] Leaves engrained in lusty green. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2 …

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  • 178Engraining — Engrain En*grain , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Engrained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Engraining}.] [Pref. en + grain. Cf. {Ingrain}.] 1. To dye in grain, or of a fast color. See {Ingrain}. [1913 Webster] Leaves engrained in lusty green. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2 …

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  • 179Immit — Im*mit , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Immitted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Immiting}.] [L. immittere, immissum; pref. im in + mittere to send.] To send in; to inject; to infuse; the correlative of emit. [R.] Boyle. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 180Immiting — Immit Im*mit , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Immitted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Immiting}.] [L. immittere, immissum; pref. im in + mittere to send.] To send in; to inject; to infuse; the correlative of emit. [R.] Boyle. [1913 Webster] …

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