Synonyms of percolate
1 penetrateDictionary • These truths begin to percolate through our minds.
penetrate • A cool breeze penetrated the mosquito netting.
filter • Water filtered through the peat.
seep • Radioactive water had seeped into underground reservoirs.
pervade • the corruption that pervades every stratum of society
permeate • The water will eventually permeate through the surrounding concrete.
2 filterDictionary • the machine I use to percolate my coffee
filter • The news began to filter through to the politicians.
3 seepDictionary • Water cannot percolate through the clay.
drain • The water drained away.
filter • The best prevention for cholera is to filter water.
leach • Minerals leach from the soil much faster on cleared land.
ooze • Blood was still oozing from the wound.
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drainIf you drain a liquid from a place or object, you remove the liquid by causing it to flow somewhere else. If a liquid drains somewhere, it flows there.
• The water drained away.
• Water filtered through the peat.
filterWhen news or information filters through to people, it gradually reaches them.
• The news began to filter through to the politicians.
Thesaurus for percolate from the Collins English Thesaurus
to cause (a liquid) to pass through a fine mesh, porous substance, etc, or (of a liquid) to pass through a fine mesh, porous substance, etc; trickle