Definition of penetration Pronunciation
1. The act of penetrating something.
Any penetration, however slight, is sufficient to complete the offense.
2. Specifically, the insertion of the penis (or similar object) during sexual intercourse.
3. The act of penetrating a given situation with the mind or faculties; perception, discernment.
4. A number or fraction that represents how many cards/decks will be dealt before shuffling, in contrast to the total number of cards/decks in play.
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English - English - penetration Pronunciation
n. passing into, piercing, permeation; understanding; comprehension
n. penetration, passing into, piercing, permeation
n. penetration, percolation, permeation, invasion
English - Spanish - penetration Pronunciation
s. penetración, entrada; agudeza mental; infiltración
English - French - penetration Pronunciation
n. pénétration; compréhension; intelligence
English - German - penetration Pronunciation
n. Penetration; Verstehen; Auffassen
English - Italian - penetration Pronunciation
s. penetrazione; intuizione, prontezza
English - Portuguese - penetration Pronunciation
s. penetração; permeio, infiltração; compreensão, entendimento
English - Russian - penetration Pronunciation
с. проникание, проникновение; острота; вторжение, пробивная способность, глубина разрушения; проходка [горн.]; провар
English - Turkish - penetration Pronunciation
i. içe girme, içine işleme, delme, keskinlik (göz), nüfuz, etki, kavrama, zekâ
German - English - penetration Pronunciation
n. passing into, piercing, permeation; understanding; comprehension
English - Dutch - penetration Pronunciation
zn. scherpzinnigheid, doordringen, binnendringen : het binnendringen, doordringingsvermogen, doorzicht
English - Greek - penetration Pronunciation
ουσ. διαπέραση, διαπεραστικότης, εισχώρηση, διείσδυση, οξύτης
German - Spanish - penetration Pronunciation
n. penetración (f)
German - French - penetration Pronunciation
n. pénétration (f)
German - Russian - penetration Pronunciation
n. проникновение (f)
German - Turkish - penetration Pronunciation
i. içe girme (f)
English - Chinese - penetration Pronunciation
(名) 穿透; 穿透深度; 穿透能力; 渗透
English - Chinese - penetration Pronunciation
(名) 穿透; 穿透深度; 穿透能力; 滲透
English - Japanese - penetration Pronunciation
(名) 浸透; 洞察力
English - Korean - penetration Pronunciation
명. 침투, 간파, 관통; 이해, 통찰
German - Chinese - penetration Pronunciation
[die] 贯穿。渗透。渗入。穿透。(医学)穿孔。

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Synonyms for penetration
1. acumen: keenness, perception, discernment, insight, awareness
2. piercing: invasion, incision, puncture, entrance, perforation