pervader

pervade

[per-veyd]
verb (used with object), pervaded, pervading.
to become spread throughout all parts of: Spring pervaded the air.

Origin:
1645–55; < Latin pervādere to pass through, equivalent to per- per- + vādere to go, walk

pervader, noun
pervadingly, adverb
pervadingness, noun
pervasion [per-vey-zhuhn] , noun
pervasive [per-vey-siv] , adjective
interpervade, verb (used with object), interpervaded, interpervading.
unpervaded, adjective
unpervading, adjective


diffuse, fill.
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pervade (pɜːˈveɪd)
 
vb
(tr) to spread through or throughout, esp subtly or gradually; permeate
 
[C17: from Latin pervādere, from per- through + vādere to go]
 
per'vader
 
n
 
pervasion
 
n

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pervade
1650s, from L. pervadere "spread or go through," from per- "through" + vadere "to go" (see vamoose).
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