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permeate
used in A Room of One's Own

2 uses
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Definition
spread or diffuse through
  • It is not only that they celebrate male virtues, enforce male values and describe the world of men; it is that the emotion with which these books are permeated is to a woman incomprehensible.
    6 (36% in)
  • For women have sat indoors all these millions of years, so that by this time the very walls are permeated by their creative force, which has, indeed, so overcharged the capacity of bricks and mortar that it must needs harness itself to pens and brushes and business and politics.
    5 (55% in)

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