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indoctrinate

verb beat into, beat into the head, brainwash, brainwash with propaganda, convert, convince, drill into, drum into, get into the head of, imbue, implant, impregnate, impress upon the mind, inculcate, infect, infix, influence, infuse, ingrain, instill, persuade, pound into head, program, subvert, train, urge, win over
Associated concepts: indoctrinating jurors
See also: convince, discipline, educate, imbue, inculcate, initiate, instill, instruct, persuade, prevail, teach
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The father of three said the Loudoun County schools were effectively indoctrinating his children in a "God and country" worldview that violates his Mennonite faith.
Homosexual change agents in the corporate world insist that the battle against workplace "discrimination" must include indoctrinating straight employees regarding the evils of "homophobia.
Meanwhile, the Milwaukee voucher plan will continue to drain tens of millions of dollars annually from that city's needy public schools: Milwaukee sectarian schools are raking in $4,900 per student per year--more than they spend educating and indoctrinating.
These religiously affiliated institutions generally pervade their entire curriculum with religious dogma, indoctrinating students on controversial subjects such as abortion, creationism and the role of women in society.
Federal and state legislators allied with religious activists continue relentless pressure to establish indoctrinating rituals (prayer and Bible reading) in public schools.