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Ingrain

In´grain`
a.1.
1.Dyed with grain, or kermes.
2.Dyed before manufacture, - said of the material of a textile fabric; hence, in general, thoroughly inwrought; forming an essential part of the substance.
Ingrain carpet
a double or two-ply carpet.
Triple ingrain carpet
a three-ply carpet.
n.1.An ingrain fabric, as a carpet.
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Ingrained ; p. pr. & vb. n. Ingraining.]
1.To dye with or in grain or kermes.
2.To dye in the grain, or before manufacture.
3.To work into the natural texture or into the mental or moral constitution of; to stain; to saturate; to imbue; to infix deeply.
Verb1.ingrain - thoroughly work in; "His hands were grained with dirt"
Synonyms: grain
2.ingrain - produce or try to produce a vivid impression of; "Mother tried to ingrain respect for our elders in us"
Synonyms: impress, instill
apply paint, bed, bedaub, bedizen, begild, besmear, brush on paint, calcimine, coat, color, complexion, confirm, cover, dab, daub, deep-dye, define, dip, distemper, double-dye, dye, embed, emblazon, enamel, engild, engraft, engrave, entrench, establish, etch, face, fast-dye, fix, found, fresco, gild, glaze, gloss, grain, grave, ground, hue, illuminate, imbue, impact, implant, impress, imprint, incise, infix, inoculate, inscribe, invest, jam, japan, lacquer, lay on color, leaven, lodge, pack, paint, parget, pigment, plant, prime, print, root, seat, set, set in, settle, shade, shadow, shellac, slop on paint, smear, stain, stamp, steep, stereotype, stipple, suffuse, tinct, tincture, tinge, tint, tone, undercoat, varnish, wash, wedge, whitewash
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