- 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.
- It seems probable that the dialect lasted on, though being gradually permeated with Latin, till at least 150 B.C.
- 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.
- The structure is often a complex one, the central region containing an elaborate system of numerous anastomosing steles, accompanied by sclerenchyma; the cortex is permeated or coated by a multitude of adventitious roots, forming a thick envelope to the stem.
- At the same time the world as a developed whole is regarded as an organism which is permeated with the divine Spirit, and so we may say that the world-process is a self-realization of the divine Being.
- Such movements of antagonism to the errors or abuses of ecclesiastical authority may be so permeated by defective conceptions and injurious influences as by their own character to deserve condemnation.