Definitions for permeate

Definitions for (verb) permeate

Main entry: interpenetrate, permeate

Definition: penetrate mutually or be interlocked

Usage: The territories of two married people interpenetrate a lot

Main entry: diffuse, penetrate, permeate, pervade, interpenetrate, imbue, riddle

Definition: spread or diffuse through

Usage: An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration; music penetrated the entire building; His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks

Main entry: percolate, permeate, filter, sink in

Definition: pass through

Usage: Water permeates sand easily

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