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  • The infusion of funds will allow us to open another location too.
  • She infused the group with new energy and enthusiasm.
  • With the infusion pump we can infuse a tiny amount of the medicine each hour.
  • One company, called Tree Top, has developed a "low-moisture, naturally sweetened apple piece infused with a red-wine extract."
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore’s Dilemma

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  • What would I get if I added powdered root of asphodel to an infusion of wormwood?
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • Mazen infuses the word with scorn.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • My father had infused my childhood with unspoken blame; he was the kind of man who skulked around looking for things to be angry at.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • He was already soaked in it: he could feel his gear, heavy and sodden, against his body, and could smell the salt-iron tang, as if blood infused the air he was breathing.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • When you say remedies, do you mean your solutions, your infusions, or your suspensions?
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • Feet and legs should be raised, massaged, and swabbed in a warm infusion of willow bark, camphor, and arrowroot.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind

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  • It’s the familiar reek that infused my clothes, pillow, and hair for the last two years throughout Mom’s rotten egg kick.
    Susan Ee  --  Angelfall
  • He made some business decisions last year that required an infusion of capital.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day
  • Goins had been an attack helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War and infused his program with a deep sense of morality.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • I ask, doing what I do best by infusing awkward moments with sarcasm.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Hopeless
  • It is as plain as the nose on your pretty but incredibly pale face that you need massive infusions of iron.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • But the flowers, the smell, the movement of the leaves persist, rich, mesmerizing, desolating, infused with grief.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • The power of Athena infused her cloak.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • Those stories that Barbara tells —guru What’s-His-Name putting his hand on her head in Burma and in that one minute she was infused with knowledge and became a different person —"
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • Mornings like this, I felt infused with everything that was beautiful about living in San Francisco.
    James Patterson  --  1st to Die
  • Just enough to infuse the memory with fear and doubt.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • Peter turns slowly, every limb infused with tension.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent
  • The sword of the Archangel Michael, that Joshua fought with at Jericho, for it is infused with heavenly fire.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • Heaviness infuses my whole body, as if there’s liquid lead in my veins.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • I see America has infused you with the optimism that has made her so great.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • The waiter arrived with two more glasses of champagne and what he called "Belgian white asparagus with a lavender infusion."
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • I had worked hard for nearly two years, for the sole purpose of infusing life into an inanimate body.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • Clothes left out of duffel bags were instantly filthy, and all of the meals, which the crews ate outside while sitting on the ground, were infused with sand.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • As her mind joined his, new strength infused his body.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eragon
  • She didn’t recognize my father’s voice infused with hate.
    Alice Sebold  --  The Lovely Bones
  • Like Leonardo, Walt Disney loved infusing hidden messages and symbolism in his art.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Thou almost mak’st me waver in my faith, To hold opinion with Pythagoras That souls of animals infuse themselves Into the trunks of men.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Merchant of Venice
  • Then, infusing all the humility he possessed into his eyes and voice, he addressed the inspector, and sought to inspire him with pity.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • "Well, well, looks like someone has been infused with spirit of Debbie Harry," he said, wiping some of the lipstick off his chin.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • The quail should be immersed in this sauce for ten minutes to infuse them with the flavor, and then removed.
    Laura Esquivel  --  Like Water for Chocolate
  • Slavin was born a hemophiliac in the 1950s, when the only available treatment involved infusions of clotting factors from donor blood, which wasn’t screened for diseases.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • "Well, there is a pretty fair infusion of Anglo Saxon blood among our slaves, now," said Augustine.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom’s Cabin
  • Ah, monsieur, you infuse genuine balm into my blood.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Three Musketeers
  • I memorized the part about the human voice infusing words.
    Maya Angelou  --  I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
  • It was impossible to doubt that, whatever painful efficacy there might be in the secret sting of remorse, a deadlier venom had been infused into it by the hand that proffered relief.
    Nathaniel Hawthorne  --  The Scarlet Letter
  • Yet, human fellowship infused some nourishment into the flinty viands, and struck some sparks of cheerfulness out of them.
    Charles Dickens  --  A Tale of Two Cities
  • The Italian night sky was crisp and brisk, infused with olives and vine.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • "May I offer you all an infusion of Gurdyroots?" said Xenophilius.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
  • Nor, did Miss Havisham’s manner towards Estella in anywise change, except that I believed it to have something like fear infused among its former characteristics.
    Charles Dickens  --  Great Expectations
  • Letters and phone calls from him indicated that he was doing well on the practice field, but needed frequent cash infusions to keep his wardrobe up to college standards.
    Homer Hickam  --  October Sky
  • The air filled with adrenaline-induced war cries from Redd’s soldiers, agony-infused moans from the throats of King Nolan’s men.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • A fish in the dust of the marketplace, trying to swim, while all the other women calmly breathed in that atmosphere of overripe fruit, dried meat, sweat, and spices, infusing their lives with powers I feared.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • A tangible strength transferred in the touch, as if the man were magically infusing her with the calm she needed to do what they were about to do.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • Right about now, the first of the early-afternoon crowd would be coming in, ordering cappuccinos and lattes, iced tea and herbal infusions.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
  • And then there were the herbs: oil infusions of calamus, mugwort, sage, and wintergreen; cocktails made out of black cohosh and pennyroyal.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • She played very well, keeping excellent waltz time and infusing an expression into the strains which was indeed inspiring.
    Kate Chopin  --  The Awakening
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