Meaning of “indoctrinate” in the English Dictionary

"indoctrinate" in British English

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indoctrinateverb [ T ]

uk /ɪnˈdɒk.trɪ.neɪt/ us /ɪnˈdɑːk.trə.neɪt/ disapproving

(Definition of “indoctrinate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"indoctrinate" in American English

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indoctrinateverb [ T ]

us /ɪnˈdɑk·trəˌneɪt/ esp. disapproving

to persuade someone to accept an idea by repeating it and showing it to be true:

They claimed the teacher was trying to indoctrinate his students with ideas that were not democratic.

(Definition of “indoctrinate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)