Definition of 'infuse'
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Add the vanilla pod to the mix and leave it for 30 minutes to infuse. The Sun (2016)Turn off the heat and let the garlic infuse in the oil as it cools. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Turn offthe heat and allow the flavours to infuse for half an hour. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Remove the pan from the heat and leave to infuse for one hour. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Pour in the infused oil and let the soup stand for a couple of minutes before serving. The Sun (2015)The leaves are used like bay to infuse flavour. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Remove from the heat and leave to infuse for eight hours. The Natural Beauty Book - cruelty-free cosmetics to make at home (1991)The result is music infused with a sense of freedom. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Stir well to combine and leave overnight in the fridge for all the flavours to infuse. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Remove from the heat and infuse for an hour. The Natural Beauty Book - cruelty-free cosmetics to make at home (1991)Rage and a sense of loss infuse her book. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Set aside to allow the flavours to infuse. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Add enough oil to coat and leave to infuse for an hour. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Leave to sit in the fridge for at least an hour to allow the flavours to infuse. The Sun (2014)Cover and infuse for thirty minutes. The Natural Beauty Book - cruelty-free cosmetics to make at home (1991)But the book is also infused with his very unscientific sense of wonder at those things about nature that are still unknown. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Turn the heat down and simmer for 10-15 minutes to infuse the stock with the smoky flavour. Times, Sunday Times (2014)To serve, drizzle with the infused oil left over from the tomatoes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Turn offthe heat and leave to infuse for 10 minutes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Keep the spices moving quickly in the pan for 2 minutes to allow them to infuse the oil. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It also infused her upbringing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I have received numerous other tales, and they are all infused with a sense of pride. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The leaves should be boiled or steamed for about five minutes and dressed while warm with peppery oils infused with chilli, garlic and anchovies. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Much of it sounds like a throwback to the heady days of the Sixties but also infused with cool, contemporary flourishes. The Sun (2008)
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Used Occasionally. infuse is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'infuse'
British English: infuse VERB
To infuse a quality into someone or something, or to infuse them with a quality, means to fill them with it.
Many of the girls seemed to be infused with excitement on seeing the snow.
Definition of infuse from the Collins English Dictionary
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