Definition of “impregnate” - English Dictionary

“impregnate” in British English

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impregnateverb [ T ]

uk /ˈɪm.preɡ.neɪt/ us /ɪmˈpreɡ.neɪt/ formal

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“impregnate” in American English

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impregnateverb [ T ]

us /ɪmˈpreɡ·neɪt/

impregnate verb [ T ] (MAKE PREGNANT)

to make a woman or female animal pregnant

impregnate verb [ T ] (ABSORB)

to cause a substance to absorb a liquid substance:

This cloth is impregnated with a cleaning solution.

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