Synonyms for Imbue:

n.

charge, freight, full, transfuse. imbue (noun)
tinge, interpenetrate, diffuse, permeate, pervade, penetrate, hue, soak.

v.

change (verb)
soak.
contact (verb)
diffuse, penetrate, permeate, pervade, interpenetrate.
flood (verb)
engulf, slosh, saturate, soak, drench, sluice, submerge, swamp, inundate, douse, drown, deluge, rinse, shower, immerse, flood.
infuse (verb)
infuse, suffuse, fill, pervade, glut, infiltrate, penetrate, permeate, impregnate, seethe.
infuse, saturate (verb)
impregnate, pervade, instill, diffuse, suffuse, permeate, inculcate.
teach (verb)
edify, inculcate, educate, drill, instruct, enlighten, instill, coach, school, tutor, guide, lecture, train, teach, indoctrinate.

Other synonyms:

freight. charge. color
tinge.
infuse
infuse.
inject
transfuse.
teach
teach.
Other relevant words:
diffuse, tinge, hue, charge, transfuse, interpenetrate, freight.

Usage examples for imbue

  1. The chief among these was one Mr. O'Malley, and the priest strove hard to imbue that gentleman with his own views of the whole matter. – The Macdermots of Ballycloran by Anthony Trollope
  2. We endeavour to imbue our souls with the highest and best emotions and to discard and disown all that is merely conventional and formal in life or in thought. – Patty Blossom by Carolyn Wells