imbue - definition and synonyms

verb 

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/ɪmˈbjuː/
present tense
I/you/we/theyimbue
he/she/itimbues
present participleimbuing
past tenseimbued
past participleimbued

phrasal verb

imbue with

[transitive] [often passive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyimbue with
he/she/itimbues with
present participleimbuing with
past tenseimbued with
past participleimbued with
formal
imbue someone/something with something to fill someone or something with a particular quality or emotion

His voice was imbued with a seriousness that Blanche had never heard before.