usage: fix or set securely or deeply; "He planted a knee in the back of his opponent"; "The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum"
2. implant, attach
usage: become attached to and embedded in the uterus; "The egg fertilized in vitro implanted in the uterus of the birth mother with no further complications"
3. plant, implant, communicate, pass on, pass, pass along, put across
usage: put firmly in the mind; "Plant a thought in the students' minds"
1. deep-rooted, deep-seated, implanted, ingrained, planted, established (vs. unestablished), constituted
usage: (used especially of ideas or principles) deeply rooted; firmly fixed or held; "deep-rooted prejudice"; "deep-seated differences of opinion"; "implanted convictions"; "ingrained habits of a lifetime"; "a deeply planted need"