The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Inculcate \In*cul"cate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Inculcated; p.
pr. & vb. n. Inculcating.] [L. inculcatus, p. p. of
inculcare to tread on; pref. in- in, on + calcare to tread,
fr. calx the heel; perh. akin to E. heel. Cf. 2d Calk,
To teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions;
to urge on the mind; as, Christ inculcates on his followers
The most obvious and necessary duties of life they have
not yet had authority enough to enforce and inculcate
upon men's minds. --S. Clarke.
Syn: To instill; infuse; implant; engraft; impress.
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
25 Moby Thesaurus words for "inculcated":
chronic, confirmed, deep-dyed, deep-fixed, deep-rooted,
deep-seated, deep-set, deep-settled, dyed-in-the-wool, established,
fast, fixed, implanted, incorrigible, infixed, ingrained,
instilled, inveterate, irreversible, long-established, rooted, set,
settled, settled in habit, thorough