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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To pass into or through; penetrate.

Usage examples (37)
  • He that respects himself is safe from others; He wears a coat of mail that none can pierce.
  • In fact, the tenor Peter Pears pronounced his name pierce as well.
  • July 25, 2005 at 4: 08 pm tony pierce is a Great American, so I hesitate to contradict him.
  • Rodolphe is startled; he plunge, and my sword pierce his arm. for more
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