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Synonyms of 'embed'

(verb) 
Definition
to fix firmly in a surrounding solid mass
The fossils are embedded in hard sandstone.
Synonyms
fix
Fix the photo to the card using double-sided tape
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set
a gate set in a high wall
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plant
Sir Eric had evidently planted the idea in her mind.
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insert
He took a key from his pocket and inserted it into the lock.
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implant
Doctors implanted an artificial heart into the 46-year-old man.
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drive in
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dig in
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hammer in
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ram in

Additional synonyms

in the sense of implant
Definition
to plant or embed
Doctors implanted an artificial heart into the 46-year-old man.
Synonyms
in the sense of insert
Definition
to place or fit (something) inside something else
He took a key from his pocket and inserted it into the lock.
Synonyms
put,
set,
work in,
stick in,
tuck in,
pop in (informal)
in the sense of plant
Definition
to introduce into someone's mind
Sir Eric had evidently planted the idea in her mind.
Synonyms
put,
fix,
sow the seeds of,
imbed

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