Definition of "transfuse" [trans•fuse]

  • (verb-transitive) To pour (something) out of one vessel into another.
  • (verb-transitive) To cause to be instilled or imparted: transfused a love of learning to her children.
  • (verb-transitive) To diffuse through; permeate: a glade that was transfused with sunlight.
  • (verb-transitive) Medicine To administer a transfusion of or to.

Use "transfuse" in a sentence

  • "In the Wall St. Journal interview you described the methods the team used to transfuse blood during that Tour – first at a hotel in St. Leonard-de-Noblat on the first rest day and then later as the race reached the Alps."
  • "Did he eat tainted meat during training, draw that blood and then transfuse it back during the Tour?"
  • "There is no need to transfuse today's social diseases into the simpler bloodstream of yesterday."

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