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 for Instilled
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Instill \In*still"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Instilled; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Instilling.] [L. instillare, instillatum; pref. in-
     in + stillare to drop, fr. stilla a drop: cf. F. instiller.
     See Distill.] [Written also instil.]
     1. To drop in; to pour in drop by drop.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              That starlight dews
              All silently their tears of love instill. --Byron.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. Specifically: To infuse (knowledge or attitudes) into the
        mind of another, slowly or gradually; to impart gradually;
        to cause to be imbibed.
        [PJC]
  
              How hast thou instilled
              Thy malice into thousands.            --Milton.
  
     Syn: To infuse; impart; inspire; implant; inculcate;
          insinuate.
          [1913 Webster]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  25 Moby Thesaurus words for "instilled":
     chronic, confirmed, deep-dyed, deep-fixed, deep-rooted,
     deep-seated, deep-set, deep-settled, dyed-in-the-wool, established,
     fast, fixed, implanted, incorrigible, inculcated, infixed,
     ingrained, inveterate, irreversible, long-established, rooted, set,
     settled, settled in habit, thorough
  
  

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