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Synonyms for Pierce

Synonyms for Pierce

to penetrate with a sharp edge

to make a hole or other opening in

to pass into or through by overcoming resistance

Synonyms for Pierce

14th President of the United States (1804-1869)

cut or make a way through

move or affect (a person's emotions or bodily feelings) deeply or sharply

sound sharply or shrilly

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penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument

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With over 100 years of veterinary practice, the introduction of the Pierce & Pierce brand was a natural step in the Pierce family's dedication to improving the health and well being of animals.
At the men's arraignment, their lawyers claimed that Pierce was the aggressor in the incident, that Pierce said something to them about some woman, pulled a gun, and shot Cook while Cook was attempting to disarm Pierce.
Pierce was scheduled to face Los Angeles Trade Tech in the semifinal of the consolation bracket before being sent off.
In developing the ELDERtech program, Pierce Home drew on ideas from several resources.
This isn't some 'experience' I'm having," Pierce says of her commitment to farming.
Pierce did everything he was told over the next three weeks of phone tag, except for comprehending that the 30-day deadline for denying paternity in writing was etched in federal law, regardless of what he discussed with Contra Costa employees--who he says never once told him the clock was ticking.
It the school system could engage Pierce the way he learns best, then any symptoms of ADD would disappear," Bush says.
Americans United for Separation of Church and State had more than a passing interest in the case, since AU was the organization that originally blew the whistle on the Church at Pierce Creek.
Prior to the accident, James left town and left Pierce in charge of his business.
But the fatigue of playing sixmatches in less than 48hours, including a five-game victory earlier Sunday over Sacramento City, finally caught up to fifth-ranked Pierce, which fell 30-24, 30-21, 30-19 to No.
Of course, there are always people willing to pierce anyone to make a quick buck.
On a Friday afternoon in October 1988, the telephone rang at Pierce Processing, a small engineering consulting company near Cincinnati.
Fitch also withdraws the 'AA-' rating assigned to the Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc.
NO doubt the Los Angeles City Council members who belatedly took a stand Wednesday against a ridiculously high payout to Firefighter Tennie ``Big Dog'' Pierce are expecting praise for their change of heart.