Grounded vs Infused - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between grounded and infused
is that grounded
) while infused
As an adjective grounded
is (aviation|of an airman) not allowed to fly.
(aviation, of an airman) Not allowed to fly.
(of a person, predicative) Confined to stay inside, typically by a parent, as a punishment.
(of a person) Mature]], sensible with well-considered [[priority, priorities.
(electricity, North America) Of or pertaining to an electrical conductor which is connected to earth; earthed.
To cause to become an element of something; to insert or fill.
To steep in a liquid, so as to extract the soluble constituents (usually medicinal or herbal).
To inspire; to inspirit or animate; to fill (with).
- One scruple of dried leaves is infused in ten ounces of warm water.
- Infuse his breast with magnanimity.
To instill as a quality.
- infusing him with self and vain conceit
* Jonathan Swift
- That souls of animals infuse themselves / Into the trunks of men.
To undergo infusion.
* Let it infuse for five minutes.
To make an infusion with (an ingredient); to tincture; to saturate.
- Why should he desire to have qualities infused into his son, which himself never possessed, or knew, or found the want of, in the acquisition of his wealth?
(obsolete) To pour in, as a liquid; to pour (into or upon); to shed.
- (Francis Bacon)
- That strong Circean liquor cease to infuse .
* 1902 Webster's International dictionary.
* 1984 Consise Oxford 7th ed.