DICTIONARY


Definition of PUNCTURE

noun : PUNCTURE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) loss of air pressure in a tire when a hole is made by some sharp object ;

  • 2. (

    ) a small hole made by a sharp object ;

  • 3. (

    ) the act of puncturing or perforating ;

verb : PUNCTURE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) pierce with a pointed object; make a hole into; "puncture a tire" ;

  • 2. (

    ) make by piercing; "puncture a hole" ;

  • 3. (

    ) reduce or lessen the size or importance of; "The bad review of his work deflated his self-confidence" ;

  • 4. (

    ) cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing; "puncture an air balloon" ;

  • 5. (

    ) be pierced or punctured; "The tire punctured" ;


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