Definitions for (verb) infuse

Main entry: infuse

Definition: introduce into the body through a vein, for therapeutic purposes

Usage: Some physiologists infuses sugar solutions into the veins of animals


Main entry: steep, infuse

Definition: let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse

Usage: steep the blossoms in oil; steep the fruit in alcohol


Main entry: infuse

Definition: undergo the process of infusion

Usage: the mint tea is infusing


Main entry: impregnate, infuse, instill, tincture

Definition: fill, as with a certain quality

Usage: The heavy traffic tinctures the air with carbon monoxide


Main entry: infuse, instill, inculcate

Definition: teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions

Usage: inculcate values into the young generation