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Synonyms of 'instil'

(verb) 
Definition
to introduce (an idea or feeling) gradually in someone's mind
The work instilled a sense of responsibility in the children.
Synonyms
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implant
His father had implanted in him an ambition to obtain an education.
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infuse
The only solution was to infuse new blood into all our Courts.
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imbue
He is able to imbue his listeners with enthusiasm.
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sow the seeds
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Additional synonyms

in the sense of engraft
in the sense of imbue
Definition
to fill or inspire (with ideals or principles)
He is able to imbue his listeners with enthusiasm.
in the sense of implant
Definition
to fix firmly in the mind
His father had implanted in him an ambition to obtain an education.

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