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imbue
used in Frankenstein

4 uses
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Definition
to fill with or diffuse throughout — especially an emotional quality
  • I have described myself as always having been imbued with a fervent longing to penetrate the secrets of nature.
    Chapter 2 (57% in)
  • He was an uncouth man, but deeply imbued in the secrets of his science.
    Chapter 3 (44% in)
  • The patriarchal lives of my protectors caused these impressions to take a firm hold on my mind; perhaps, if my first introduction to humanity had been made by a young soldier, burning for glory and slaughter, I should have been imbued with different sensations.
    Chapter 15 (26% in)
  • From my infancy I was imbued with high hopes and a lofty ambition; but how am I sunk!
    Chapter 24 (46% in)

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