Definition of Piercing in English :
Define Piercing in English
Piercing meaning in English
Meaning of Piercing in English
Pronunciation of Piercing in English
Piercing pronunciation in English
Pronounce Piercing in Englishsee synonyms of piercing
having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions
Example Sentences:'an acute observer of politics and politicians''incisive comments''icy knifelike reasoning''as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang''penetrating insight''frequent penetrative observations'
painful as if caused by a sharp instrument
Example Sentences:'a cutting wind''keen winds''knifelike cold''piercing knifelike pains''piercing cold''piercing criticism''a stabbing pain''lancinating pain'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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