verb (used with or without object), im·brut·ed, im·brut·ing.
Related formsim·brute·ment, em·brute·ment, noun
Examples from the Web for imbrute
Any nobleness begins at once to refine a man's features; any meanness or sensuality to imbrute them.
Any nobleness begins at once to refine a man's features, any meanness or sensuality to imbrute them.Walden, and On The Duty Of Civil Disobedience|Henry David Thoreau
Imbrute (said to have been coined by Milton) is also intransitive; in Par.Milton's Comus|John Milton