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Meanings of Pierceable:

adjective

Capable of being pierced or pricked; penetrable.

Pierced

pɪəs

Meanings of Pierced:

adjective

(of the ears, nose, or other part of the body) having had a hole made so as to wear jewellery.

Usage examples:

A punk with a pierced nose
verb

(of a sharp pointed object) go into or through (something).

Usage examples:

A splinter had pierced the skin

Meanings of Pierceless:

adjective

Incapable of being pierced; impenetrable. poetic.

Piercer

ˈpɪəsə

Meanings of Piercer:

noun

A person or thing that pierces something.

Usage examples:

Shoemakers used it, as did early bookbinders - leatherworkers all, just like basement belt piercers.

Meanings of Piercers:

noun

A person or thing that pierces something.

Usage examples:

Shoemakers used it, as did early bookbinders - leatherworkers all, just like basement belt piercers.

Pierces

pɪəs

Meanings of Pierces:

verb

(of a sharp pointed object) go into or through (something).

Usage examples:

A splinter had pierced the skin

Meanings of Piercing:

adjective

Having or showing shrewdness or keen intelligence.

Usage examples:

Her piercing analysis
noun

A small hole in a part of the body, typically other than the ears, made so as to insert a ring, stud, or other piece of jewellery.

Usage examples:

This is the place to get your tattoo or piercing done
verb

(of a sharp pointed object) go into or through (something).

Usage examples:

A splinter had pierced the skin

Piercingly

ˈpɪə.sɪŋ.li

Meanings of Piercingly:

adverb

In a way that makes a high, loud, and unpleasant sound

Usage examples:

She screamed piercingly., the alarms here are piercingly high and painful, so you have to get out j…

Meanings of Piercingness:

noun

The quality of being piercing or penetrating; keenness, sharpness.

Meanings of Pierette:

noun

A woman dressed as a pierrot; the female counterpart of a pierrot.

Pierhead

ˈpɪə.hed

Meanings of Pierhead:

noun

The part of a pier that is furthest from the land

Meanings of Pierian:

adjective

Of or belonging to pieria, a district of the greek region of macedonia just north of mount olympus, regarded as the home of the muses in greek and roman mythology. hence: of or relating to the muses, or (by extension) poetry and learning; poetic.

Pierid

ˈpʌɪərɪd

Meanings of Pierid:

noun

A butterfly of a family ( pieridae ) which includes the whites, brimstones, and sulphurs.

Meanings of Pierine:

adjective

Of or relating to the butterfly subfamily pierinae, which was originally a subfamily of papilionidae comprising all the pierids, and is now a subfamily of pieridae comprising the whites and (in some schemes) the orange tips.

noun

A butterfly of the subfamily pierinae.

Pieris

ˈpɪərɪs

Meanings of Pieris:

noun

An evergreen shrub of the heather family, typically having pink or red young leaves and loose clusters of waxy white bell-shaped flowers. it is native to north america and asia.

Usage examples:

Rhododendrons, most heathers, camellias, pieris, skimmia, citrus and many others must have acid soil.

Meanings of Pierless:

adjective

Especially of a bridge: having no piers or supports.

Meanings of Pierre:

proper noun

The capital of south dakota, in the central part of the state, on the missouri river; population 13,899 (est. 2008).

Meanings of Pierrette:

noun

A woman dressed as a pierrot; the female counterpart of a pierrot.

Pierrot

ˈpɪərəʊ

Meanings of Pierrot:

noun

A stock male character in french pantomime, with a sad white-painted face, a loose white costume, and a pointed hat.

Usage examples:

As the clown pierrot, he embodies unrequited love.

Piers

pɪə

Meanings of Piers:

noun

A platform on pillars projecting from the shore into the sea, typically incorporating entertainment arcades and places to eat.

Usage examples:

The pier was the fourth longest in the country at 562 feet, with a large saloon and concert hall at…

Pies

paɪ

Meanings of Pies:

noun

A baked dish of fruit, or meat and vegetables, typically with a top and base of pastry.

Usage examples:

A meat pie

Meanings of Piet:

noun

A magpie.

Usage examples:

A pyet had its nest in one or other of the trees

Meanings of Pieta:

noun

A picture or sculpture of the virgin mary holding the dead body of christ on her lap or in her arms.

Usage examples:

There's a warped pietà on the front of the mall, underneath which a grown-over inscription declares…

Meanings of Pietas:

noun

Respect due to an ancestor, country, institution, etc.

Usage examples:

From about 1500, however, the chief force in english humanism was the concept of pietas literata, o…

Meanings of Pietic:

adjective

Pious.

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