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"
3. establish, found, plant, constitute, institute, initiate, pioneer
usage: set up or lay the groundwork for; "establish a new department"
4. plant, stock
usage: place into a river; "plant fish"
5. plant, put, set, place, pose, position, lay
usage: place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive; "Plant a spy in Moscow"; "plant bugs in the dissident's apartment"
6. 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"