puncture

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈpʌŋktʃər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈpʌŋktʃɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(pungkchər)

Inflections of 'puncture' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
punctures
v 3rd person singular
puncturing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
punctured
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
punctured
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Hole
Synonyms:
cut , break , perforation, hole , burst , nick , prick
Sense: A flat tire
Synonyms:
flat , leak , slow leak, bad valve
Synonyms:
prick , perforate, pierce, penetrate, burst , bore, hole

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