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penetration

noun

1 penetration

An attack that penetrates into enemy territory.

synonym: incursion.

Roget 260: hole, foramen; puncture, perforation; fontanel; transforation; pinhole, keyhole, loophole, porthole, peephole, mousehole, pigeonhole; eye of a needle; ... show more

Roget 294: ingress; entrance, entry; introgression; influx, intrusion, inroad, incursion, invasion, irruption; ingression; penetration, interpenetration; illapse, ... show more

Roget 302: passage, transmission; permeation; penetration, interpenetration; transudation, infiltration; endosmose exosmose; endosmosis [Chem]; intercurrence; ingress etc. 294; egress ... show more

Roget 465: discrimination, distinction, differentiation, diagnosis, diorism; nice perception; perception of difference, appreciation of difference; estimation etc. 466; nicety, refinement; ... show more

Roget 498: intelligence, capacity, comprehension, understanding; cuteness, sabe [U.S.], savvy [U.S.]; intellect etc. 450; nous [Fr.], parts, sagacity, mother wit, ... show more



2 penetration

Clear or deep perception of a situation.

synonym: insight.

Dutch: inzicht, aha-erlebnis
Polish: penetracja

3 penetration

The act of entering into or through something.

4 penetration

The ability to make way into or through something.

Polish: penetracja

5 penetration

The depth to which something penetrates (especially the depth reached by a projectile that hits a target).

6 penetration

The act (by a man) of inserting his penis into the vagina of a woman.


Moby thesaurus: access, acuity, acumen, acupunctuation, acupuncture, acuteness, admission, apperception, astuteness, bore, boring, broach, cleverness, cogency, critical discernment, decoction, diffusion, discernment, discrimination, drill hole ... show more.

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