Associations to the word «Infiltrate»


INFILTRATE, verb. To surreptitiously penetrate, enter or gain access.
INFILTRATE, verb. To cause a fluid to pass through a substance by filtration.
INFILTRATE, verb. To send soldiers through gaps in the enemy line.
INFILTRATE, verb. (intransitive) (of an intravenous needle) To move from a vein, remaining in the body.

Dictionary definition

INFILTRATE, verb. Cause (a liquid) to enter by penetrating the interstices.
INFILTRATE, verb. Enter a group or organization in order to spy on the members; "The student organization was infiltrated by a traitor".
INFILTRATE, verb. Pass into or through by filtering or permeating; "the substance infiltrated the material".
INFILTRATE, verb. Pass through an enemy line; in a military conflict.

Wise words

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