HyperDic: percolate

English > 7 senses of the word percolate:
VERBmotionpercolate, leachpermeate or penetrate gradually
motionpercolatespread gradually
contactpercolateprepare in a percolator
contactpercolatecause (a solvent) to pass through a permeable substance in order to extract a soluble constituent
contactpercolate, sink in, permeate, filterpass through
bodypercolate, perk up, perk, pick up, gain vigorgain or regain energy
NOUNsubstancepercolatethe product of percolation / percolation / percolation
percolate > pronunciation
Soundsper'kahley.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > percolate: 7 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningThe product of percolation / percolation / percolation.
BroaderfiltrateThe product of filtration
Spanishfiltrado
Verbspercolatecause (a solvent) to pass through a permeable substance in order to extract a soluble constituent
percolateprepare in a percolator
percolatepermeate or penetrate gradually
percolatespread gradually
English > percolate: 7 senses > verb 1, motion
Meaningpermeate or penetrate gradually.
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Synonymleach
Caused byleachCause (a liquid / liquid) to leach or percolate
Broadertrickle, dribble, filterRun or flow slowly, as in drops or in an unsteady stream
Spanishfiltrarse, percolar
Nounspercolatethe product of percolation / percolation / percolation
percolationthe slow passage of a liquid / liquid through a filtering medium
English > percolate: 7 senses > verb 2, motion
MeaningSpread gradually.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP
Example"Light percolated into our house in the morning"
Broaderdiffuse, spread, spread out, fan outMove outward
Spanishcolarse, filtrarse
Nounspercolatethe product of percolation / percolation / percolation
English > percolate: 7 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningPrepare in a percolator.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"percolate coffee"
BroaderpercolateCause (a solvent) to pass through a permeable substance in order to extract a soluble constituent
Spanishfiltrar
Catalanfiltrar-se, filtrar
Nounspercolatethe product of percolation / percolation / percolation
percolationthe act of making coffee in a percolator
percolationthe filtration of a liquid / liquid for extraction or purification
percolationthe slow passage of a liquid / liquid through a filtering medium
percolatora coffeepot in which boiling water ascends through a central tube and filters back down through a basket of ground coffee beans
English > percolate: 7 senses > verb 4, contact
MeaningCause (a solvent) to pass through a permeable substance in order to extract a soluble constituent.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Cause topercolate, sink in, permeate, filterPass through
NarrowerpercolatePrepare in a percolator
Spanishfiltrar
Catalanfiltrar
Nounspercolatethe product of percolation / percolation / percolation
percolationthe filtration of a liquid / liquid for extraction or purification
percolationthe slow passage of a liquid / liquid through a filtering medium
English > percolate: 7 senses > verb 5, contact
MeaningPass through.
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Synonymssink in, permeate, filter
Caused bypercolateCause (a solvent) to pass through a permeable substance in order to extract a soluble constituent
NarrowerinfiltrateCause (a liquid / liquid) to enter by penetrating the interstices
infiltratePass into or through by filtering or permeating
Broaderpenetrate, perforatePass into or through, often by overcoming resistance
Spanishfiltrarse
Nounspercolationthe slow passage of a liquid / liquid through a filtering medium
English > percolate: 7 senses > verb 6, body
Meaninggain or regain energy.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsperk up, perk, pick up, gain vigor
Broaderrecuperate, recover, convalesceget over an illness or shock
Spanishreanimarse
Catalanreanimar-se, reviscolar-se

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