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Synonyms for percolate
ˈpɜr kəˌleɪt; -lɪt, -ˌleɪt; ˈpɜr kyəˌleɪt; ˈɛs kyəˌleɪtper·co·late

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. percolate

    strain, niter, exude, ooze

    absorb, retain

Princeton's WordNet

  1. percolateverb

    the product of percolation

  2. leach, percolateverb

    permeate or penetrate gradually

    "the fertilizer leached into the ground"

    filter, pick up, permeate, perk, strip, perk up, leach, sink in, gain vigor

  3. percolateverb

    spread gradually

    "Light percolated into our house in the morning"

    filter, permeate, gain vigor, perk up, pick up, perk, leach, sink in

  4. percolateverb

    prepare in a percolator

    "percolate coffee"

    filter, permeate, gain vigor, perk up, pick up, perk, leach, sink in

  5. percolateverb

    cause (a solvent) to pass through a permeable substance in order to extract a soluble constituent

    filter, permeate, gain vigor, perk up, pick up, perk, leach, sink in

  6. percolate, sink in, permeate, filterverb

    pass through

    "Water permeates sand easily"

    click, separate out, penetrate, perk up, dawn, leach, dribble, permeate, get through, diffuse, sink in, strain, gain vigor, come home, filter, perk, imbue, filtrate, pervade, riddle, pick up, get across, fall into place, filter out, interpenetrate, trickle

  7. perk up, perk, percolate, pick up, gain vigorverb

    gain or regain energy

    "I picked up after a nap"

    gain vigor, cop, peck, call for, arouse, nail, energize, lift up, perk up, arrest, gather up, get word, nab, stimulate, energise, see, receive, collect, learn, filter, leach, permeate, collar, turn around, apprehend, get a line, uplift, find out, sink in, pick up, brace, elate, catch, hear, get wind, perk, discover, intoxicate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. percolateverb

    filter, transude, ooze, exude, strain

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. percolateverb

    ooze, strain, filter, transude

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How to use percolate in a sentence?

  1. Chirag Dekate:

    It's not just a jingoistic race between the U.S. and China, the innovations that Intel is developing here will percolate down to other parts of its business.

  2. Orrin Hatch:

    Sometimes you just have to let it percolate for a while.

  3. John Banzhaf:

    These decisions are harbingers, it does take time for new ideas to percolate through the system.

  4. Paul Irving:

    There is a lot more talk in business circles about the human capital value of older workers, but we're still in early innings, it takes time for things to percolate.

  5. Alex Wagner:

    The streams percolate out of the Milky Way's dense gas disk, the jet diverges from a pencil beam into tendrils, like that of an octopus.

Translations for percolate

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  • durchsickern, versickern, filtrieren, filternGerman
  • φιλτράρω, διεισδύω, φιλτράρομαιGreek
  • suodattaa, siivilöityä, [[tihkua]] [[läpi]]Finnish
  • sheelManx
  • percolare, drenare, filtrareItalian
  • doordringen, percoleren, doorsijpelen, filtreren, filteren, percolaatDutch
  • przesączyćPolish
  • распространя́ться, процеди́ть, фильтрова́ть, просочи́ться, распространи́ться, перколи́ровать, проце́живать, проходи́ть, проса́чиваться, пройти́Russian

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