Definition of 'penetrating'
Example sentences containing 'penetrating'
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The room was cold, a penetrating cold that seeped into the marrow. NOBLE BEGINNNINGS (2004)I stood very still, feeling the wind and the rain soaking me through, penetrating deep into my bones. A NASTY DOSE OF DEATH (2004)
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In Common Usage. penetrating is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'penetrating'
British English: penetrating ADJECTIVE
A penetrating sound is loud and usually high.
They heard the penetrating siren of an ambulance.
Definition of penetrating from the Collins English Dictionary
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