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Definition of ingrain:

  1. An ingrain fabric, as a carpet.
  2. Dyed before manufacture, - said of the material of a textile fabric; hence, in general, thoroughly inwrought; forming an essential part of the substance.
  3. Dyed with grain, or kermes.
  4. To dye in the grain, or before manufacture.
  5. To dye with or in grain or kermes.
  6. To work into the natural texture or into the mental or moral constitution of; to stain; to saturate; to imbue; to infix deeply.

Synonyms:

instil, yarn-dye, instill, strike, constitutive, impress, shanghai, imprint, built-in, inbred, fix, entrench, root, granulate, native, fasten, indigenous, infuse, teach, inculcate, implant, inborn, intrinsic, natural, fix, innate, print, ingrained, immanent, constitutional, lodge, grain, infix, integral, affect, essential, transfuse, hardwired, impregnate, move, embed, tincture.

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