Empierce \Em*pierce"\, v. t. [Pref. em- + pierce. Cf. {Impierce}.] To pierce; to impierce. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • empierce — verb To pierce through. The weapon bright / Taking aduantage of his open iaw, / Ran through his mouth with so importune might, / That deepe emperst his darksome hollow maw [...] …   Wiktionary

  • empierce — em·pierce …   English syllables

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  • Enpierce — En*pierce , v. t. [See {Empierce}.] To pierce. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Impierce — Im*pierce ([i^]m*p[=e]rs ), v. t. [Pref. im in + pierce. Cf. {Empierce}.] To pierce; to penetrate. [Obs.] Drayton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • lancinate — I verb break through, cleave, cut, cut into, discerp, divide, empierce, fractionalize, fragment, gash, gore, impale, incise, knife, lacerate, lance, make an incision, penetrate, perforate, pierce, prick, puncture, rend, rip, rive, slash, slit,… …   Law dictionary

  • penetrate — I verb absorb, bore, break into, burst in upon, cut through, empierce, enter, erupt, fill, filter in, flow in, force a passage, give entrance to, go through, gore, imbrue, impale, impregnate, infiltrate, inflow, inject, insert, interfuse, lance,… …   Law dictionary

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