usage: persuade completely, often through coercion; "The propaganda brainwashed many people"
2. brainwash, indoctrinate
usage: submit to brainwashing; indoctrinate forcibly
1. brainwashed (vs. unbrainwashed)
usage: subjected to intensive forced indoctrination resulting in the rejection of old beliefs and acceptance of new ones; "brainwashed prisoners of war"; "captive audiences for TV commercials can become brainwashed consumers"