Sinónimo piercing | diccionario de inglés sinónimos

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piercing

  
1      (usually of sound)   ear-splitting, high-pitched, loud, penetrating, sharp, shattering, shrill  
2    alert, aware, bright     (informal)   keen, penetrating, perceptive, perspicacious, probing, quick-witted, searching, sharp, shrewd  
3      (usually of weather)   arctic, biting, bitter, cold, freezing, frosty, keen, nipping, nippy, numbing, raw, wintry  
4    acute, agonizing, excruciating, exquisite, fierce, intense, painful, powerful, racking, severe, sharp, shooting, stabbing  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    inaudible, low, low-pitched, mellifluous, quiet, soundless  
2    obtuse, slow, slow-witted, thick, unperceptive  
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piercing

  
1       adj   A piercing sound or voice is high-pitched and very sharp and clear in an unpleasant way.  
usu ADJ n  
A piercing scream split the air., ...a piercing whistle.     
  piercingly      adv  
She screamed again, piercingly.     
2       adj   If someone has piercing eyes or a piercing stare, they seem to look at you very intensely.  
WRITTEN   usu ADJ n   (=penetrating)  
...his sandy blond hair and piercing blue eyes...     
  piercingly      adv  
Ben looked at him piercingly.     
3       adj   A piercing wind makes you feel very cold.  

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Consulte también:

pier, pierce, pickings, preceding

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