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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pierced, perforated, perforate, puncturedadjective

    having a hole cut through

    "pierced ears"; "a perforated eardrum"; "a punctured balloon"


  1. pierced

    Pierced refers to the act of making a hole or opening in something through cutting or penetrating, often with a pointed instrument or object. It can also refer to the process of getting a body part, like ear or nose, punctured for inserting a piece of jewelry such as an earring or ring. It may also refer to a feeling of intense emotion that deeply affects an individual.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pierced

    of Pierce

  2. Piercedadjective

    penetrated; entered; perforated

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. pierced

    In heraldry, a term used to indicate that a charge is perforated so as to show the field beneath it. The aperture is presumed to be circular, unless some other form, as square-pierced or lozenge-pierced, be specified in the blazon.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pierced in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pierced in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of pierced in a Sentence

  1. Dianne Feinstein:

    They have apps to communicate on, which can not be pierced even with a court order.

  2. Rita Rudner:

    Men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage. They've experienced pain and bought jewelry. Rita Rudner

  3. Olga Brouman:

    She who loves roses must be patient and not cry out when she is pierced by thorns.

  4. Saint Augustine, Confessions:

    My love for you, Lord, is not an uncertain feeling, but a matter of concious certainty. With your word you pierced my heart, and I loved you. But heaven and earth and everything in them on all sides tell me to love you.

  5. Lucy Alibar:

    I was a really bad teenager and I got my tongue pierced. I don't even remember where I did it ,but it was under very surreptitious circumstances.

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