Synonyms of penetration in English:

penetration


See definition of penetration

noun

1‘skin penetration by infective larvae’

SYNONYMS

perforation, piercing, puncturing, puncture, riddling, stabbing, prick, pricking, probing, goring, spiking, sticking, impaling, impalement, transfixing, transfixion, boring, drilling, lancing, tapping

2‘rot that is attributable to rain penetration’

SYNONYMS

infiltration, entry, inflow, spread, spreading, diffusion, percolation, filtering, seepage, soaking, soakage

3‘remarks of great penetration’

SYNONYMS

insight, discernment, perception, perceptiveness, intelligence, sharp-wittedness, quick-wittedness, cleverness, smartness, incisiveness, keenness, sharpness, trenchancy, astuteness, shrewdness, acuteness, subtlety, clarity, acuity, discrimination, sensitivity, thoughtfulness, profundity, percipience, perspicacity, perspicuity, sagacity

ANTONYMS

dullness