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English English - Definition of penetrate 
v. pass into, enter, pierce; permeate; understand, comprehend
v. penetrate, penetrate into, permeate, pierce, pierce into; enter; soak, soak in, seep into, sink in, sink; steal into
v. penetrate, permeate; perforate; emerge; infiltrate; lodge; fathom
Spanish English To Spanish - penetrate 
v. penetrar, adentrarse, internarse, profundizar; permear; ser penetrante
French English To French - penetrate 
v. pénétrer; percer; comprendre
German English To German - penetrate 
v. penetrieren; durchdringen; verstehen
Italian English To Italian - penetrate 
v. penetrare in; entrare in, addentrarsi in; pervadere, permeare, compenetrare, spargersi in; riuscire a comprendere; approfondire; (Comm) ottenere la penetrazione economica in
Portuguese English To Portuguese - penetrate 
v. penetrar, introduzir-se; permear-se, permear; compreender, entender
Russian English To Russian - penetrate 
г. проникать внутрь, проходить сквозь, входить, пробирать, пронимать, глубоко трогать
Turkish English To Turkish - penetrate 
f. içine girmek, arasından geçmek, sokulmak, işlemek, içyüzünü anlamak, nüfuz etmek
Albanian English To Albanian - penetrate 
v. depërtoj, përshkoj, hyj, futem, prek, kuptoj [fig.], marr vesh [fig.]
Dutch English To Dutch - penetrate 
ww. doortrekken, doordringen, indringen, doorgronden, doorzien, doorstoten, binnendringen
Greek English To Greek - penetrate 
ρήμ. διαπερώ, εισχωρώ, διαπερνώ
ChineseS English To ChineseS - penetrate 
(动) 穿透, 看穿, 渗透; 刺入, 渗透, 看穿
ChineseT English To ChineseT - penetrate 
(動) 穿透, 看穿, 滲透; 刺入, 滲透, 看穿
Japanese English To Japanese - penetrate 
(動) 貫通する; 染み込む; 通る; 浸透する; 透過する
Korean English To Korean - penetrate 
동. 통과하다, 관통하다, 꿰뚫다; 스며들다; 이해하다, 파악하다
verb: come to understand
verb: pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance Example:The bullet penetrated her chest.
verb: insert the penis into the vagina or anus of Example:Did the molester penetrate the child?.
verb: make one's way deeper into ar through Example:The hikers did not manage to penetrate the dense forest.
verb: enter a group or organization in order to spy on the members
verb: spread or diffuse through Example:Music penetrated the entire building.


 Synonyms for penetrate
1. pierce: bore, stab, enter, pervade, permeate, perforate, probe
2. touch:
3. understand: comprehend, grasp, discern, fathom
Tenses for penetrate
Present participle: penetrating
Present: penetrate (3.person: penetrates)
Past: penetrated
Future: will penetrate
Present conditional: would penetrate
Present Perfect: have penetrated (3.person: has penetrated)
Past Perfect: had penetrated
Future Perfect: will have penetrated
Past conditional: would have penetrated

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