English-Swedish translation of penetrate

Translation of the word penetrate from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

penetrate in Swedish

penetrate
generalverb tränga igenom, tränga in
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Definitions of penetrate
verb
1. penetrate - pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance; "The bullet penetrated her chest"
  perforate
  go in, move into, go into, get in, come in, get into, enter be used or required for; "A lot of energy went into the organization of this banquet"
  dig into, poke into, probe enter briefly; "We poked into the bar"
  cut grow through the gums; "The new tooth is cutting"
  interpenetrate, permeate penetrate mutually or be interlocked; "The territories of two married people interpenetrate a lot"
  strike cause to form (an electric arc) between electrodes of an arc lamp; "strike an arc"
  break weaken or destroy in spirit or body; "His resistance was broken"; "a man broken by the terrible experience of near-death"
  foray briefly enter enemy territory
  poke into enter briefly; "We poked into the bar"
  creep in, sneak in enter surreptitiously; "He sneaked in under cover of darkness"; "In this essay, the author's personal feelings creep in"
  pervade, interpenetrate, diffuse, imbue, permeate, riddle, penetrate penetrate mutually or be interlocked; "The territories of two married people interpenetrate a lot"
  honeycomb make full of cavities, like a honeycomb
  pierce make a hole into; "The needle pierced her flesh"
  pierce, thrust make a hole into; "The needle pierced her flesh"
  pierce make a hole into; "The needle pierced her flesh"
  tunnel force a way through
  sink in, filter, permeate, percolate remove by passing through a filter; "filter out the impurities"
  ingrain, grain thoroughly work in; "His hands were grained with dirt"
  immerse, plunge thrust or throw into; "Immerse yourself in hot water"
  storm, force attack by storm; attack suddenly
  ooze through run slowly and gradually; "Blood oozed through the bandage"
2. penetrate - come to understand
  fathom, bottom
  understand know and comprehend the nature or meaning of; "She did not understand her husband"; "I understand what she means"
3. penetrate - insert the penis into the vagina or anus of; "Did the molester penetrate the child?"
  infix, insert, enter, introduce attach a morpheme into a stem word
4. penetrate - make one's way deeper into or through; "The hikers did not manage to penetrate the dense forest"
  march on, move on, progress, go on, pass on, advance develop in a positive way; "He progressed well in school"; "My plants are coming along"; "Plans are shaping up"
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