Appearance
Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for puncturing?

Need synonyms for puncturing? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Verb
To be making a hole
more ❯
“You can take a large tin can, puncture it with holes, revolve it around a light bulb, and it shines little bits of starlight all over the room.”
Verb
Present participle for to pierce or impale with a pointed object
more ❯
“You cannot drown spirit in water, burn it in the fire, cut it with a sword, blow it up with dynamite, puncture it with a spear, or nail it to the cross.”
Verb
Present participle for to depressurize or (cause to) go flat, especially of a tire
“To get revenge, Po-po and her friend puncture the car's tires and then tease the couple about having bad luck with flat tires.”
Verb
Present participle for to undermine, especially someone's mood, ideas or feelings
“She took it upon herself to puncture his ego whenever possible.”
Verb
Present participle for to pierce (a cask) to draw out liquid
Verb
Present participle for to disprove a statement, theory or belief
Verb
Present participle for to puncture or burst open, especially due to internal air pressure
Verb
Present participle for to separate into pieces as a result of a collision, blow, shock, or strain
Noun
The action or process of penetrating something
“Blood used for counts of blood parasites was obtained by puncturing a wing vein with a small syringe tip.”
Adjective
Capable of penetrating, or in the process of penetrating something
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

See Also

Nearby Words
10-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021