how to pronounce instill

/ˌɪnˈstɪl/

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instill is pronounced in two syllables

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ɪnstɪl

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An example use of instill in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… both sides to instill hatred and fear …”

meanings of instill

verb:

  1. To pour in (medicine, for example) drop by drop.
  2. To cause a quality to become part of someone's nature.

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