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Overview of verb pierce

The verb pierce has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) pierce

(cut or make a way through; "the knife cut through the flesh"; "The path pierced the jungle"; "Light pierced through the forest")

2. (1) pierce

(move or affect (a person's emotions or bodily feelings) deeply or sharply; "The cold pierced her bones"; "Her words pierced the students")

3. pierce

(sound sharply or shrilly; "The scream pierced the night")

4. pierce, thrust

(penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument)

5. pierce

(make a hole into; "The needle pierced her flesh")

Overview of adj pierced

The adj pierced has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. pierced, perforated, perforate, punctured

(having a hole cut through; "pierced ears"; "a perforated eardrum"; "a punctured balloon") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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