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verb [transitive] indoctrinate pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈdɑktrɪˌneɪt/
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present tense
present participleindoctrinating
past tenseindoctrinated
past participleindoctrinated
  1. to teach someone a set of beliefs so thoroughly that they do not accept any other ideas

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 indoctrinate pronunciation in American English /ɪnˌdɑktrɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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