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  Words related to perforate

Related / Similar Words: penetrate, punch, pierced, perforated, punctured

 

Definition:
  • pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance; "The bullet penetrated her chest";
  • make a hole into or between, as for ease of separation; "perforate the sheets of paper";
  • having a hole cut through; "pierced ears"; "a perforated eardrum"; "a punctured balloon";

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    Hyponyms: probe, dig into, poke into, cut, interpenetrate, permeate, strike, break, foray, sneak in, creep in, pervade, penetrate, diffuse, imbue, honeycomb, pierce, thrust, tunnel, percolate, sink in, filter, ingrain, grain, immerse, plunge, storm, force, ooze through

     

    Derivational Morphology: perforation, penetrator, punch, puncher

     

    Anagrams: taper off

     

     
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