Definition of “inculcate” - English Dictionary

“inculcate” in British English

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inculcateverb [ T ]

uk /ˈɪŋ.kʌl.keɪt/ us /ˈɪŋ.kʌl.keɪt/ formal
inculcation
noun [ U ] uk /ˌɪŋ.kʌlˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌɪŋ.kʌlˈkeɪ.ʃən/

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

“inculcate” in American English

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inculcateverb [ T ]

us /ɪnˈkʌlˌkeɪt, ˈɪn·kʌl-/ fml

to cause someone to have particular beliefs or values by repeating them frequently:

The goal is to inculcate in students a tolerance for people of other religions and races.

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

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