Example sentences for: inculcate

How can you use “inculcate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • There is rather a double standard, first the so-called American Standard that textbooks try to inculcate, the dignified parlance of discourse, and then the related but divergent American Wit, the standard of ingenuity, which trafficks freely in analogy, pun, and portmanteau.

  • The current university system seems to inculcate such values.

  • Her mother lives just long enough to inculcate in her (unjustifiably) a sense of her own awkwardness.

  • I think it makes sense to ask whether people really like being told how obtuse they are, because even if the ads work on some level to inculcate a sense of superiority in the viewer--as in "These idiots don't know what 7-cents-a-minute-every-day means, but I sure do!

  • And we're trying to inculcate a wider acceptance of plans at law schools."

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