Meaning of INFUSE in English
/ ɪnˈfjuːz; NAmE / verb
[ vn ] infuse A into B | infuse B with A ( formal ) to make sb/sth have a particular quality :
Her novels are infused with sadness.
[ vn ] ( formal ) to have an effect on all parts of sth :
Politics infuses all aspects of our lives.
[ v , vn ] if you infuse herbs , etc. or they infuse , you put them in hot water until the flavour has passed into the water
[ vn ] ( medical ) to slowly put a drug or other substance into a person's vein
late Middle English : from Latin infus- poured in, from the verb infundere , from in- into + fundere pour.
Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне. 2005