- simple past tense and past participle of permeate
A odor from the garbage can permeated the entire house.
Permeated is defined as pervaded or spread throughout something.
When a bad smell has filled a whole house, this is an example of a time when the smell has permeated the house.
- Morality for the first time permeated and dominated politics; he had but one end: to do justice to every one and to reconcile all Christendom in view of a general crusade.
- From North Carolina as a centre "Separate" Baptist influence permeated Virginia and extended into Kentucky and Tennessee.
- (C original; the rest after von Koch.) aporose corals, the only communication between the cavity of the edge-zone and the general cavity of the zooid is by way of the lip of the calicle; in the latter, or perforate corals, the theca is permeated by numerous branching and anastomosing canals lined by endoderm, which place the cavity of the edge-zone in communication with the general cavity of the zooid.
- It was seen that the French were still able to wage war, and that the revolutionary spirit had permeated the adjoining countries, while the old governments of Europe, jealous of one another and uncertain of the loyalty of their subjects, were ill qualified for resistance.
- It seems probable that the dialect lasted on, though being gradually permeated with Latin, till at least 150 B.C.