Definitions For Piercing


  • Painful as if caused by a sharp instrument
  • Having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions


  • The act or practice of decorating your body with jewelry or other objects that are attached directly to your skin
  • A hole through part of the body where a piece of jewelry can be attached

Is Piercing a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Piercing is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Piercing in a Sentence

  • She looked at me with piercing eyes, and I was suddenly frightened that she knew what I had done.
  • I tried to avoid his piercing stare.
  • She felt a piercing sadness when she heard the news.
  • There's a small shop in town where they do tattooing and body piercing.
  • She got another ear piercing.

Synonyms for Piercing

Antonyms for Piercing

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