Word:

Imbibe

Im`bibe´
v. t.1.To drink in; to absorb; to soak up; to suck or take in; to receive as by drinking; as, a person imbibes drink, or a sponge imbibes moisture.
[imp. & p. p. Imbibed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Imbibing.]
2.To receive or absorb into the mind and retain; as, to imbibe principles; to imbibe errors.
3.To saturate; to imbue.
Verb1.imbibe - take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"
2.imbibe - take (gas, light or heat) into a solution
Synonyms: assimilate
3.imbibe - take in liquids; "The patient must drink several liters each day"; "The children like to drink soda"
Synonyms: drink
4.imbibe - receive into the mind and retain; "Imbibe ethical principles"
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