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permeate something with something

to saturate something with something. The comedian permeated his act with smutty jokes. The evening air was permeated with the smell of jasmine.
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permeate through something

to seep in and saturate something. The coffee spilled on the desk and permeated through all the papers and stuff. The strong odor permeated through the walls and nearly suffocated us.
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A plastic bottle alone cannot keep oxygen from permeating through the package sidewalls.
Positive results are already permeating throughout the team, which fashions a 1-1-1 record.
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Instead, it seems, they understood the exhibition to be primarily situated in the simultaneous collective practices of enforced leisure permeating the now-defunct social spaces of public communication.
the physical-chemical interactions between the membrane material and the permeating molecules, not the relative volatility as in distillation.
In what is certain to be a landmark resource for training professionals, a new study reveals how technology for learning is permeating the fabric of business culture -- not only in large corporations, but in medium- and small-sized companies too.