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instil

verb [T] ( present participle instilling, past tense and past participle instilled) UK ( US instill)
 
 
/ɪnˈstɪl/
to make someone have a particular feeling or idea: He's a coach with great skill at instilling confidence in/into his players.Teaching in general
Translations of “instil”
in Spanish infundir, inculcar…
in French inculquer (à qqn)…
in German einflößen, beibringen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 逐漸灌輸…
in Russian внушать, вселять…
in Turkish kafasına sokmak, aşılamak, telkin etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 逐渐灌输…
in Polish wpajać, wzbudzać…
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