Word:

Perforate

Per´fo`rate   Pronunciation: pẽr´fô`rāt
v. t.1.To bore through; to pierce through with a pointed instrument; to make a hole or holes through by boring or piercing; to pierce or penetrate the surface of.
[imp. & p. p. Perforated (pẽr"fô*rā`tĕd); p. pr. & vb. n. Perforating.]
a.1.Pierced with a hole or holes, or with pores; having transparent dots resembling holes.
Verb1.perforate - make a hole into or between, as for ease of separation; "perforate the sheets of paper"
Synonyms: punch
2.perforate - pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance; "The bullet penetrated her chest"
Synonyms: penetrate
Adj.1.perforate - having a hole cut through; "pierced ears"; "a perforated eardrum"; "a punctured balloon"
auger, bite, bore, broach, countersink, drill, drive, empierce, enter, fix, gore, gouge, gouge out, hole, honeycomb, impale, lance, needle, pass into, penetrate, pierce, pink, pit, prick, probe, punch, puncture, ream, ream out, riddle, run through, skewer, spear, spike, spit, stab, stick, tap, transfix, transpierce, trepan, trephine
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