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Definitions and Synonyms of engraft | Another word for engraft | What is engraft?

Definition 1: fix or set securely or deeply - [verb of contact]

Samples where engraft or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He planted a knee in the back of his opponent
  • The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum

Synonyms for engraft in the sense of this definition

(engraft is a kind of ...) put or introduce into something

"insert a picture into the text"

(... is a kind of engraft ) plant in a pot

"He potted the palm"

(... is a kind of engraft ) fit together or fit inside

"nested bowls"

(... is a kind of engraft ) embed deeply

"She sank her fingers into the soft sand" "He buried his head in her lap"

Definition 2: cause to grow together parts from different plants - [verb of contact]

Samples where engraft or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • graft the cherry tree branch onto the plum tree

Synonyms for engraft in the sense of this definition

(engraft is a kind of ...) make contact or come together

"The two roads join here"

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