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penetrating

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  • adjstinging, harsh
  • adjintelligent
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Synonyms for penetrating

adj stinging, harsh
  • biting
  • piercing
  • trenchant
  • carrying
  • clear-cut
  • crisp
  • cutting
  • edged
  • entering
  • forcing
  • infiltrating
  • permeating
  • pointed
  • puncturing
  • shrill
  • going through
  • ingoing
  • intrusive
  • passing through
  • penetrant
  • pervasive
  • pungent
  • sharp
  • strong

Antonyms for penetrating

  • kind
  • nice
  • weak
  • soft
  • blunt
  • dull
  • idiotic
  • senseless
  • stupid
  • unintelligent
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to penetrating

acute

adjective. deeply perceptive

analytic/analytical

adjective. examining and determining

analytical

adjective. examining

biting

adjective. piercing, sharp
  • bitter
  • bleak
  • blighting
  • cold
  • crisp
  • cutting
  • freezing
  • harsh
  • nipping
  • penetrating
  • raw

brilliant

adjective. very intelligent

chilly

adjective. cold
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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