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Penetrative

Pen´e`tra`tive
a.1.Tending to penetrate; of a penetrating quality; piercing; as, the penetrative sun.
His look became keen and penetrative.
- Hawthorne.
2.Having the power to affect or impress the mind or heart; impressive; as, penetrative shame.
3.Acute; discerning; sagacious; as, penetrative wisdom.
Led on by skill of penetrative soul.
- Grainger.
Adj.1.penetrative - having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions; "an acute observer of politics and politicians"; "incisive comments"; "icy knifelike reasoning"; "as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang"; "penetrating insight"; "frequent penetrative observations"
2.penetrative - tending to penetrate; having the power of entering or piercing; "a toxic penetrative spray applied to the surface"; "a cold penetrating wind"; "a penetrating odor"
Synonyms: penetrating
acute, discriminating, incisive, keen, knifelike, penetrating, perceptive, piercing, sharp
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