What are some opposite words for puncture?

Antonyms for puncture
ˈpʌŋk tʃər

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term puncture.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. puncture(noun)

    loss of air pressure in a tire when a hole is made by some sharp object

  2. puncture(noun)

    a small hole made by a sharp object

  3. puncture(verb)

    the act of puncturing or perforating

  4. puncture(verb)

    pierce with a pointed object; make a hole into

    "puncture a tire"

    Synonyms:
    deflate

  5. puncture(verb)

    make by piercing

    "puncture a hole"

    Synonyms:
    deflate

  6. deflate, puncture(verb)

    reduce or lessen the size or importance of

    "The bad review of his work deflated his self-confidence"

    Synonyms:
    deflate

  7. puncture(verb)

    cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing

    "puncture an air balloon"

    Synonyms:
    deflate

  8. puncture(verb)

    be pierced or punctured

    "The tire punctured"

    Synonyms:
    deflate

Wiktionary

  1. puncture(noun)

    Synonyms:
    tyre, flat

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. puncture(v)

    Synonyms:
    prick, perforate, pierce

How to use puncture in a sentence?

  1. Virginia Woolf:

    Mental fight means thinking against the current, not with it. It is our business to puncture gas bags and discover the seeds of truth.

  2. Tina Wismer:

    If they puncture and open the batteries, they can potentially cause burns in the mouth.

  3. Monica Rudiger:

    He wasn't beaten or strangled ; these are repetitive bites all over his body, i can't imagine how else he would come to have so many puncture wounds.

  4. Corey Feldman:

    He got one stab in, that was it. And it was a very small [puncture], it was bleeding, but it was like a dot. So I don’t know if he just got me with just the tip of the knife, or if he got me with a syringe. That’s the part we don’t know.

  5. Toronto Mississauga paleontologist Kirstin Brink:

    But the serrations were most efficient for piercing flesh and gripping it while ripping off a chunk of meat, called the 'puncture and pull' feeding style.

How to pronounce puncture?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say puncture in sign language?

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