engrain

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the French phrase en grain. See grain.

Verb[edit]

engrain (third-person singular simple present engrains, present participle engraining, simple past and past participle engrained)

  1. Alternative spelling of ingrain

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

en- +‎ grain

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

engrain m (plural engrains)

  1. (botany) einkorn wheat
    Synonym: petit épeautre