Definition of penetrating in English:

penetrating

Line breaks: pene|trat¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈpɛnɪtreɪtɪŋ
 
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adjective

Derivatives

penetratingly

adverb
More example sentences
  • he asked again, his eyes gazing penetratingly at the fair-skinned girl with an oval face, her hair cut short to reveal the nape of her neck.
  • I realize I am helpless in the face of such penetratingly gauche cluelessness, and thus, I do the only thing I can do.
  • Because, believe me, the nights up here get penetratingly cold.

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