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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions.

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  • As long as there is sense of self, therefore, there will be a need to inculcate morality just as infants need training wheels on their bicycles.
  • inculcate values into the young generation
  • In a roundabout way Hern√°ndez teaches upper-middle-class kids a lesson that refined mothers used to inculcate from the cradle onward: If you've got it, don't flaunt it.
  • Baqwa told Sapa the essence of the day was to "inculcate" a culture of human rights. for more
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