Synonyms of permeate
1 infiltrateDictionary • Bias against women permeates every level of the judicial system.
pervade • the corruption that pervades every stratum of society
2 pervadeDictionary • The water will eventually permeate through the surrounding concrete.
saturate • If the filter has been saturated with motor oil, discard it.
fill • The barn was filled with the smell of hay.
penetrate • A cool breeze penetrated the mosquito netting.
infiltrate • Activists had infiltrated the student movement.
imbue • He is able to imbue his listeners with enthusiasm.
impregnate • plastic impregnated with a light-absorbing dye
percolate • These truths begin to percolate through our minds.
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fillIf a sound, smell, or light fills a space, or the air, it is very strong or noticeable.
• The barn was filled with the smell of hay.
imbueIf someone or something is imbued with an idea, feeling, or quality, they become filled with it.
• He is able to imbue his listeners with enthusiasm.
impregnateIf someone or something impregnates a thing with a substance, they make the substance spread through it and stay in it.
• plastic impregnated with a light-absorbing dye
Thesaurus for permeate from the Collins English Thesaurus