inject: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (in-jekt'), [key]
— v.t.
  1. to force (a fluid) into a passage, cavity, or tissue: to inject a medicine into the veins.
  2. to introduce (something new or different): to inject humor into a situation.
  3. to introduce arbitrarily or inappropriately; intrude.
  4. to interject (a remark, suggestion, etc.), as into conversation.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. (in prescriptions) an injection.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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