It seemed to take almost as long to de-program myself, with therapy, as it had to get inculcated.
These methods would be inculcated at lively revival-style sales conventions.
He reprobated play—gave serious warnings against debt—discouraged gallantry, and inculcated the necessity of duelling.
It was inculcated by Washington; it has been adhered to by his successors ever since.
He was not discouraged in his varied activities; but the bigger practical principles of American life were inculcated.
It was a patterned, an inculcated, a stage-directed fixed idea.
The belief is inculcated in woman, that to her marriage is even more necessary than to man.
By its teachings and its obligations, universal charity was inculcated.
If ever a moral lesson was inculcated by a work of art, this powerful drawing is an example.
So long as slavery lasted, the lesson he then inculcated was never forgotten.
to cause to accept a belief or idea through repetition
Latin in- + calcare 'to trample'
1540s, from Latin inculcatus, past participle of inculcare "force upon, stamp in, tread down," from in- "in" (see in- (2)) + calcare "to tread, press in," from calx (1) "heel." Related: Inculcated; inculcating.