Textual thesaurus for "Pierce"

(noun) President Pierce, Franklin Pierce

14th President of the United States (1804-1869)

(verb) pierce

make a hole into

The needle pierced her flesh

(verb) thrust, pierce

penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument

(verb) pierce

cut or make a way through

the knife cut through the flesh; The path pierced the jungle; Light pierced through the forest

(verb) pierce

move or affect (a person's emotions or bodily feelings) deeply or sharply

The cold pierced her bones; Her words pierced the students

(verb) pierce

sound sharply or shrilly

The scream pierced the night