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infiltrate

verb

1 infiltrate

Cause (a liquid) to enter by penetrating the interstices.

Roget 41: mix; join etc. 43; combine etc. 48; commix, immix, intermix; mix up with, mingle; commingle, intermingle, ... show more

Roget 228: lie between, come between, get between; intervene, slide in, interpenetrate, permeate.    put between, introduce, import, throw in, wedge in, edge in, jam in, ... show more

Roget 339: moisten, wet; humect, humectate; sponge, damp, bedew; imbue, imbrue, infiltrate, saturate; soak, drench ... show more

Roget 537: teach, instruct, educate, edify, school, tutor; cram, prime, coach; enlighten etc. (inform) 527.    inculcate, ... show more



2 infiltrate

Enter a group or organization in order to spy on the members:
— The student organization was infiltrated by a traitor.

synonym: penetrate.

Roget 294: have the entree; enter; go into, go in, come into, come in, pour into, pour in, flow into, flow in, creep into, creep in, slip into, slip in, ... show more

3 infiltrate

Pass into or through by filtering or permeating.

4 infiltrate

Pass through an enemy line; in a military conflict.

synonym: pass through.


Moby thesaurus: absorb, adsorb, advance against, advance upon, assimilate, barge in, bathe, bear down upon, besprinkle, blot, blot up, break in, break in upon, breathe, brew, burst in, butt in, charge in, chemisorb, chemosorb ... show more.

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