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Spanish translation of “pierce”

pierce

verb /piəs/
(of pointed objects ) to go into or through (something)
atravesar , traspasar
The arrow pierced his arm A sudden light pierced the darkness .
to make a hole in or through (something) with a pointed object
perforar , agujerear
Pierce the lid before removing it from the jar .
piercing adjective loud ; shrill
penetrante , agudo , desgarrador
a piercing scream .
(of cold weather , winds etc) sharp ; intense
cortante , penetrante
a piercing wind piercing cold .
looking intently or sharply as though able to see through things
penetrante
piercing eyes a piercing glance .
piercingly adverb
penetrantemente, cortantemente
She looked at him piercingly.
piercingness noun
carácter penetrante , agudo
(Definition of pierce from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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