penetrating

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

penetrating (comparative more penetrating, superlative most penetrating)

  1. able to pierce or penetrate
    The skunk produces a penetrating odor.
  2. demonstrating acute or keen understanding
    His novel shows a penetrating insight into the criminal mind.

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Verb[edit]

penetrating

  1. Present participle of penetrate.