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  • 1 Piercing — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Piercing de pezón, piercing labial y dilatadores en la oreja. Una perforación o piercing (cuya adaptación gráfica propuesta por las Academias de la Lengua Española es Pirsin [1] …

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  • 2 piercing — ● piercing nom masculin (anglais piercing, action de percer) Pratique consistant à percer la peau en certains endroits du corps ou certains organes, pour y fixer un bijou ; ce bijou. ● piercing (synonymes) nom masculin (anglais piercing, action… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 Piercing — Pier cing, a. Forcibly entering, or adapted to enter, at or by a point; perforating; penetrating; keen; used also figuratively; as, a piercing instrument, or thrust. Piercing eloquence. Shak. [1913 Webster] {Pier cing*ly}, adv. {Pier cing*ness},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Piercing — (ingl.; pronunc. [pírsin]) m. Práctica de perforar distintas partes del cuerpo para llevar *pendientes. * * * Pirsin o piercing (voz inglesa que significa perforación, pronunciada aproximadamente pirsin) es la práctica de ponerse adornos del… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 5 Piercing — Piercing: Das Fremdwort bezeichnet das »Durchstechen oder Durchbohren der Haut zur Anbringung von Körperschmuck«. Das Substantiv, das wie die Mode selbst gegen Ende des 20. Jh.s aufgekommen ist, geht zurück auf gleichbed. engl. piercing, eine… …

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  • 6 Piercing — Piercing. См. Прокалывание. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 7 piercing — index acute, bitter (penetrating), caustic, harsh, incisive, interrogative, mordacious, perspicacious …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 piercing — → pirsin …

    Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • 9 piercing — |pírcingue| s. m. 1. Perfuração na pele para uso de tachas ou enfeites. 2. Orifício criado por essa perfuração. 3. Enfeite ou tacha que se usa nesse orifício. • Plural: piercings.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra inglesa …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 10 piercing — /ˈpirsin(g), ingl. ˈpɪəsɪŋ/ [vc. ingl., dal v. to pierce «forare, perforare»] s. m. inv. CFR. branding (ingl.) …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 11 piercing — [adj] intense to the senses acute, agonizing, arctic, biting, bitter, blaring, cold, deafening, earsplitting, excruciating, exquisite, fierce, freezing, frosty, high, high pitched, keen, knifelike, loud, numbing, painful, penetrating, powerful,… …

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  • 12 Piercing — Verschiedene Piercings im Gesicht Piercing (von engl. to pierce [pɪəs], „durchbohren, durchstechen“ über altfrz. percier und lat. pertundere, „durchstoßen, durchbrechen“) ist eine Form der Körpermodifikation, bei der Schmuck …

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  • 13 Piercing — Jeune femme porteuse de plusieurs piercings du visage (Monroe, Septum et Labret) …

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  • 14 piercing — pierc|ing1 [ˈpıəsıŋ US ˈpır ] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(eyes/look)¦ 2¦(sound)¦ 3¦(wind)¦ 4¦(pain)¦ 5¦(emotion)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(EYES/LOOK)¦ literary someone with piercing eyes is looking at you and seems to know what you are thinking ▪ There was mockery now… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 piercing — pierc|ing1 [ pırsıŋ ] adjective ▸ 1 loud/high/unpleasant ▸ 2 about eyes ▸ 3 wind/air: painfully cold ▸ 4 feelings: very strong ▸ 5 light: strong and bright 1. ) very loud, high, and unpleasant: PENETRATING: a piercing scream/whistle 2. ) MAINLY… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 piercing — [[t]pɪ͟ə(r)sɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A piercing sound or voice is high pitched and very sharp and clear in an unpleasant way. A piercing scream split the air. ...a piercing whistle. Derived words: piercingly ADV GRADED She screamed again …

    English dictionary

  • 17 Piercing — Pier|cing 〈[pi:rsıŋ] n. 15〉 das Durchstechen von Haut (Ohren, Nase), um Schmuck anzubringen [engl.; zu pierce „(durch)stechen“] * * * Pier|cing, das; s, s [engl. piercing, zu: to pierce, ↑ piercen] …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 18 piercing — I UK [ˈpɪə(r)sɪŋ] / US [ˈpɪrsɪŋ] adjective 1) very loud, high, and unpleasant a piercing scream/whistle 2) mainly literary piercing eyes or looks seem to show that someone sees and understands more than other people She met his piercing gaze, and …

    English dictionary

  • 19 piercing — adjective 1 SOUND high, sharp, and usually unpleasant: Raimundo grinned and let out a piercing whistle. 2 COLD/WIND very cold and seeming to cut through your clothes: The wind whipped off the water with a piercing bite. 3 EYES/LOOK seeming to… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 piercing — adjective 1) a piercing shriek Syn: shrill, ear splitting, high pitched, penetrating, strident, loud 2) the piercing wind Syn: bitter, biting, cutting, penetrating, sharp, keen …

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