- pierce used 4 times.
- pierced used 8 times.
- pierceth used once.
- piercing used twice.
- piercings used once.
- Bible Reference: Job 40:24
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: No
- Included in BDB: Yes
- H5344 Used 1 time
PIERCE, verb transitive pers.
1. To thrust into with a pointed instrument; as, to pierce the body with a sword or spear; to pierce the side with a thorn.
2. To penetrate; to enter; to force a way into; as, a column of troops pierced the main body of the enemy; a shot pierced the ship.
3. To penetrate the heart deeply; to touch the passions; to excite or affect the passions. 1 Timothy 6:10.
4. To dive or penetrate into, as a secret or purpose.
PIERCE, verb intransitive pers. To enter; as a pointed instrument.
1. To penetrate; to force a way into or through any thing. The shot pierced through the side of the ship.
Her tears will pierce into a marble heart.
2. To enter; to dive or penetrate, as into a secret.
She would not pierce further into his meaning than himself should declare.
3. To affect deeply.
PIERCEABLE, adjective pers'able. That may be pierced.
PIERCED, participle passive pers'ed. Penetrated; entered by force; transfixed.
PIERCER, noun pers'er. An instrument that pierces, penetrates or bores.
1. One that pierces or perforates.