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inculcate
used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

3 uses
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Definition
teach or impress by frequent repetition
  • She knew that her own husband had violated the purity she had so carefully inculcated.
    9 — Sketches Of Neighboring Slaveholders (74% in)
  • She may have had religious principles inculcated by some pious mother or grandmother, or some good mistress; she may have a lover, whose good opinion and peace of mind are dear to her heart; or the profligate men who have power over her may be exceedingly odious to her.
    9 — Sketches Of Neighboring Slaveholders (83% in)
  • For years, my master had done his utmost to pollute my mind with foul images, and to destroy the pure principles inculcated by my grandmother, and the good mistress of my childhood.
    10 — A Perilous Passage In The Slave Girl's Life (18% in)

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