- Present participle of indoctrinate.
Variant of indoctrinate
transitive verbindoctrinated, indoctrinating
- to instruct in, or imbue with, doctrines, theories, or beliefs, as of a sect
- to instruct; teach
Origin of indoctrinateprobably (after Medieval Latin doctrinatus, past participle of doctrinare, to instruct ; from Classical Latin doctrina) ; from Middle English endoctrinen ; from Old French endoctriner: see in- and amp; doctrine