To wet or stain an object completely with some physical quality.
“The shirt was imbued with his scent.”
In general, to act in a way which results in an object becoming completely permeated or impregnated by some quality.
“The entire text is imbued with the sense of melancholy and hopelessness.”
To stain (in, with, blood, slaughter, etc.).
inspire or permeate with (a feeling or quality)
“his works are invariably imbued with a sense of calm and serenity”
stain (something, especially one’s hands or sword)
“they were unwilling to imbrue their hands in his blood”