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in·doc·tri·nate

 (ĭn-dŏk′trə-nāt′)
tr.v. in·doc·tri·nat·ed, in·doc·tri·nat·ing, in·doc·tri·nates
1. To instruct in a body of doctrine or principles.
2. To imbue with a partisan or ideological point of view: children who had been indoctrinated against their parents' values.

in·doc′tri·na′tion n.

indoctrinate

(ɪnˈdɒktrɪˌneɪt)
vb (tr)
1. to teach (a person or group of people) systematically to accept doctrines, esp uncritically
2. rare to impart learning to; instruct
inˌdoctriˈnation n
inˈdoctriˌnator n

in•doc•tri•nate

(ɪnˈdɒk trəˌneɪt)

v.t. -nat•ed, -nat•ing.
1. to instruct in a doctrine or ideology, esp. dogmatically.
2. to teach or inculcate.
3. to imbue with learning.
[1620–30; in-2 + Medieval Latin doctrīnātus, past participle of doctrīnāre to teach; see doctrine]
in•doc`tri•na′tion, n.
in•doc′tri•na`tor, n.

indoctrinate


Past participle: indoctrinated
Gerund: indoctrinating

Imperative
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Present
I indoctrinate
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Preterite
I indoctrinated
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Present Continuous
I am indoctrinating
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Present Perfect
I have indoctrinated
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Past Continuous
I was indoctrinating
you were indoctrinating
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you were indoctrinating
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Past Perfect
I had indoctrinated
you had indoctrinated
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Future
I will indoctrinate
you will indoctrinate
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Future Perfect
I will have indoctrinated
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you will have indoctrinated
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Future Continuous
I will be indoctrinating
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been indoctrinating
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been indoctrinating
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he/she/it will have been indoctrinating
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been indoctrinating
you had been indoctrinating
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you had been indoctrinating
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Conditional
I would indoctrinate
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Past Conditional
I would have indoctrinated
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.indoctrinate - teach doctrines to; teach uncritically; "The Moonies indoctrinate their disciples"
revolutionise, revolutionize, inspire - fill with revolutionary ideas
brainwash - submit to brainwashing; indoctrinate forcibly
instruct, teach, learn - impart skills or knowledge to; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"

indoctrinate

verb brainwash, school, train, teach, drill, initiate, instruct, imbue They have been completely indoctrinated.

indoctrinate

verb
1. To instruct in a body of doctrine or belief:
2. To teach to accept a system of thought uncritically:
Translations
لَقَّن مَذْهَبا، غَرَسَ عقيدَةً
naočkovatvštípit
indoktrinere
belesulykol
innræta
įdiegimas
ideoloģiski apstrādātiedvest
aşılamaktelkin etmek

indoctrinate

[ɪnˈdɒktrɪneɪt] VTadoctrinar (with, in en) they have been totally indoctrinated by this cultestán totalmente adoctrinados por esta secta

indoctrinate

[ɪnˈdɒktrɪneɪt] vtendoctriner

indoctrinate

indoctrinate

[ɪnˈdɒktrɪˌneɪt] vtindottrinare

indoctrinate

(inˈdoktrineit) verb
to fill with a certain teaching or set of opinions, beliefs etc. The dictator tried to indoctrinate schoolchildren with the ideals of his party.
inˌdoctriˈnation noun
References in classic literature ?
Though Ginevra was sincerely loved by several of these royalists, nearly all of whom were indoctrinated at home with their political ideas, they decided, with the tactics peculiar to women, that they should do best to keep themselves aloof from the quarrel.
The papa of Mademoiselle Noemie, however, had apparently on this occasion been vigorously indoctrinated, and he showed a certain tremulous eagerness to cultivate unexpected opportunities.
He had foreseen Stevie arrested, and was not afraid, because Mr Verloc had a great opinion of Stevie's loyalty, which had been carefully indoctrinated with the necessity of silence in the course of many walks.
If a teacher have any opinion which he wishes to conceal, his pupils will become as fully indoctrinated into that as into any which he publishes.
Mohammad ZahranHashim, said to be the planner of this deadly bombing killing over 300 innocent people has been trained and indoctrinated in India (Tamil Nadu) area.
According to the UN report, once children are 'procured' by the IS, they are indoctrinated through various methods.
While it is to be welcomed that a real attempt is being made to engage young people in politics, care must be taken to ensure they are not indoctrinated one way or the other.
Indoctrinated Jo-Jo is believed to be the blueeyed British boy filmed murdering a captured Kurdish fighter last year.
By the time kids graduate, they are indoctrinated to "get into a good college so you can get a degree and a good job working for someone else." The entrepreneurial spirit is crushed, it seems, because every kid is born an entrepreneur.
"The current generation of fighters sees these children as better and more lethal fighters than themselves because, rather than being converted into radical ideologies, they have been indoctrinated into these extreme values from birth."
Could the atrocities lately be the whirlwind of Christian missionaries and the like who indoctrinated people, forcing them to accept a different culture?