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instill
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Wuthering Heights
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  • His childhood’s sense of superiority, instilled into him by the favours of old Mr. Earnshaw, was faded away.
  • Joseph had instilled into him a pride of name, and of his lineage; he would, had he dared, have fostered hate between him and the present owner of the Heights: but his dread of that owner amounted to superstition; and he confined his feelings regarding him to muttered innuendoes and private comminations.

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  • His time in the army instilled him with confidence and discipline.
  • Her parents instilled the lesson that it is more important to be a good person than to be a successful person.

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