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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of inject.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Filled as by injection; hyperemic; bloodshot.


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  • Somehow the phrase injected fear into a whole franchise; for the Lakers came out of the gate extremely tight.

    One Season

  • Trilling wants something like the consciousness of sin injected into liberalism, and the "job of criticism" is thus the moral critic's job of raising our awareness of humankind's fallen state, something for which Trilling finds literature eminently useful.

    Principles of Literary Criticism

  • Once again, Sorkin injected far too much ‘real life politics’ into the episode and illustrated yet again that he inexplicably has nobody on his writing staff who can put together a funny comedy sketch.

    Jenna Fischer Guests on Tonight’s STUDIO 60 | the TV addict

  • Reading D.A. is like a getting a shot of Heinlein injected directly into the bloodstream.

    REVIEW: D.A. by Connie Willis

  • Originally – but what they are fed and injected is not.

    Think Progress » ThinkFast AM: June 20, 2006

  • Protons were injected from the proton synchrotron into the two rings which crossed each other at eight intersections where the protons were made to collide.

    Accelerators and Nobel Laureates

  • In the face of the relatively large amounts of insulin injected into the mother, however, it is possible, in view of Allan's results, that the small contribution from the foetuses could have no measurable influence on the maternal sugar balance.

    John Macleod - Nobel Lecture

  • But the phrase injected an expectation of immediate gratification that is unrealistic and an oversimplification of what is at stake in our schools.

    The Memphis Daily News

  • I had to run away from the office TV before A-Rod was finished making his statement, but it sure sounded to me like Last week, I didn’t remember that my cousin injected me with banned substances twice a month for two years.

    Fall From Grace | ATTACKERMAN

  • And you can get it injected, which is banned in baseball.

    CNN Transcript Apr 14, 2007


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