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instil Saltos de línea: in¦stil
Pronunciación: /ɪnˈstɪl/
(also instill)

Definición de instil en inglés:

verbo (instils, instilling, instilled)

[with object]
1Gradually but firmly establish (an idea or attitude) in a person’s mind: the standards her parents had instilled into her
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • A strong nationalist belief was instilled in each and every member of the family.
  • We know how much, for instance, racism is instilled in people's minds to create divisions.
  • It is vital to instill an attitude of fitness at a young age.
inculcate, implant, fix, ingrain, infuse, impress, imprint, introduce;
engender, produce, generate, induce, inspire, promote, foster;
imbue, inspire, infuse, inculcate;
brainwash, indoctrinate;
2Put (a substance) into something in the form of liquid drops: she was told how to instil eye drops
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The drops are instilled to locally anesthetize the surgical eye and reduce the blink reflex in both eyes.
  • The circulating nurse instills tetracaine hydrochloride drops to decrease the burning sensation of the diluted povidone-iodine solution.
  • Fluid is instilled around the veins, and they are then illuminated from beneath the skin with a powerful light source.
administer, introduce, add gradually, infuse, inject


Pronunciación: /ɪnstɪˈleɪʃ(ə)n/
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • From Wingate, Dayan learned the importance of surprise, cunning, compassion and the instillation of fear.
  • To quantitate the magnitude of neutrophilic lung inflammation, we investigated the cellular profile of BAL fluid of the lungs 24 hours after the intratracheal instillations.
  • In 20 healthy volunteers one dose of a 1-percent forskolin solution had no effect, whereas two instillations five minutes apart led to significant decreases in IOP and aqueous flow rate.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Goals include approval and instilment of general principles for professional ethics in fields of traditional and folk medicine and healing.


Late Middle English (in sense 2): from Latin instillare, from in- 'into' + stillare 'to drop' (from stilla 'a drop').

Palabras que riman con instil

bill, Brazil, brill, Camille, chill, cookchill, dill, distil (US distill), downhill, drill, Edgehill, Estoril, fill, freewill, frill, fulfil (US fulfill), Gill, goodwill, grill, grille, hill, ill, kill, krill, mil, mill, nil, Phil, pill, quadrille, quill, rill, Seville, shill, shrill, sill, skill, spadille, spill, squill, still, stock-still, swill, thill, thrill, till, trill, twill, until, uphill, will
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