instil instil

Definition(s):

  • (v) enter drop by drop

Usage(s):

  1. His secretary of the Treasure could instil some confidence in the markets,if he could keep his story straight.
  2. His secretary of the Treasure could instil some confidence in the markets,if he could keep his story straight.

News

  • Soccer-New CSKA coach Stoichkov promises discipline

    SOFIA, June 12 (Reuters) - New CSKA Sofia coach Hristo Stoichkov is determined to instil hard work and discipline and limit the use of mobile phones and social networking at his former club, he said on Wednesday. "I can promise the fans discipline," Stoichkov told reporters at the Bulgarska Armiya stadium where he was officially presented. "It'll be more difficult for the players during the week ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Five seconds in the scope of three weeks is terribly nothing," he said when asked whether his lead gives him a psychological edge. "I don't want to instil the rivalry any more than it already is."
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Lance Armstrong Source: Hamilton Spectator

  2. "I don't think we can read much into the Ashes in such a radically different format of the game," he said. "But for the World Cup, I think it [a 5-0 victory] would instil us with a huge amount of confidence. We're aiming for it - we're in a...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Andrew Strauss Source: The Guardian

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