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See definition of punctured on Dictionary.com
  • as indeflated
  • as indisillusioned
  • as inflat
  • as inpunched

synonyms for punctured

  • drained
  • exhausted
  • sagging
  • burst
  • contracted
  • empty
  • shrunken
  • kaput
  • disenchanted
  • embittered
  • broken
  • debunked
  • enlightened
  • freed
  • knowing
  • shattered
  • sophisticated
  • undeceived
  • blasé
  • brought down to earth
  • disenthralled
  • disentranced
  • indifferent
  • let-down
  • mondaine
  • out of love
  • sadder and wiser
  • worldly
  • worldly-wise

antonyms for punctured

MOST RELEVANT
  • lively
  • inflated
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    How to use punctured in a sentence

    John turned to us, dazed, his enthusiasm vanishing like air from a punctured balloon.
    THE HOLES AND JOHN SMITHEDWARD W. LUDWIG
    You see, we had no town to shoot up, so we just punctured the scenery.
    THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
    Punctured wounds are those produced by sharp pointed bodies, such as pins or thorns.
    A TREATISE ON SHEEP:AMBROSE BLACKLOCK
    To avoid such occurrences, it is in many cases proper to convert a punctured into an incised wound.
    A TREATISE ON SHEEP:AMBROSE BLACKLOCK
    All the wounds which can be inflicted may be classed under the heads of incised, punctured, and lacerated.
    A TREATISE ON SHEEP:AMBROSE BLACKLOCK
    She sat with finger on lip deeply considering, while Dita still punctured the silence with loud occasional sobs.
    THE BEAUTYMRS. WILSON WOODROW
    When the last balloon has been punctured George retires without acknowledging the applause of the Indians.
    A PARODY OUTLINE OF HISTORYDONALD OGDEN STEWART
    The punctured edges are then drawn together, by means of strands of cobweb, to form a purse or pocket.
    A BIRD CALENDAR FOR NORTHERN INDIADOUGLAS DEWAR
    Those needles with which he punctured the flanks of his swine and cattle: what devils did they exorcise?
    BLIND MAN'S LANTERNALLEN KIM LANG
    The girl was struck beneath the left breast—a small punctured wound, but fatal!
    THE SIGN OF SILENCEWILLIAM LE QUEUX
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO PUNCTURED

    • burst
    • contracted
    • drained
    • empty
    • exhausted
    • kaput
    • punctured
    • sagging
    • shrunken
    • blasé
    • broken
    • brought down to earth
    • debunked
    • disenchanted
    • disenthralled
    • disentranced
    • embittered
    • enlightened
    • freed
    • indifferent
    • knowing
    • let-down
    • mondaine
    • out of love
    • punctured
    • sadder and wiser
    • shattered
    • sophisticated
    • undeceived
    • worldly
    • worldly-wise
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.