Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. percen, F. percer, OF. percier, perchier, parchier,; perh. fr. (assumed) LL. pertusiare, for pertusare, fr. L. pertundere, pertusum, to beat, push, bore through; per, through + tundere, to beat: cf. OF. pertuisier, to pierce, F. pertuis, a hole. Cf. Contuse Parch Pertuse
As the engine came to a stop, a deafening yell pierced the night, punctuated with pistol-shots.
"Roosevelt in the Bad Lands" by Hermann Hagedorn
Thirty or forty, pierced by arrows and javelins, were soon dragged ashore.
"The Adventures of the Chevalier De La Salle and His Companions, in Their Explorations of the Prairies, Forests, Lakes, and Rivers, of the New World, and Their Interviews with the Savage Tribes, Two Hundred Years Ago" by John S. C. Abbott
President Pierce's administration recognized the usurping faction.
"The Negro and the Nation" by George S. Merriam
His clothes soaked through at once, and the piercing, biting cold of the northern fall went into him.
"The Snowshoe Trail" by Edison Marshall
We are to wait here till our positions are assigned to us by Mr. Pierce, which will be done in a few days.
"Letters from Port Royal" by Various
His eyes were piercingly keen.
"The Shadow Witch" by Gertrude Crownfield
I shall first speak of Mr. Pierce as an author.
"Historical Essays" by James Ford Rhodes
Some of us were for giving the whole snap away, but Pierce and Perkins and Rogers objected.
"At Good Old Siwash" by George Fitch
He came up to the depot with his basket, and seeing the train he asked Pierce, the landlord there, what train it was.
"Peck's Sunshine Being a Collection of Articles Written for Peck's Sun, Milwaukee, Wis. - 1882" by George W. Peck
It was piercing cold in this highland region.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
Had pierced, had crushed rebellion dead--
Without a hand, without a head:--
At last, when all was well,
He fell--O, how he fell!
"An Horatian Ode" by Richard Henry Stoddard
Never did Poesy appear
So full of heaven to me, as when
I saw how it would pierce through pride and fear
To the lives of coarsest men.
"An Incident In A Railroad Car" by James Russell Lowell
I thought he smiled and spoke to me,
But still in silent ecstasy
I gazed at him; I could not speak;
I uttered one long piercing shriek.
"A Voice From The Dungeon" by Anne Bronte
But ah me! at sight of its blossoms
No pleasant memories start:
I see but the thorns beneath them—
And the thorns they pierce my heart.
"The Hawthorn" by Victor James Daley
A thousand sorrows pierce my soul,
To think that all are not thine own:
Ah! be adored from pole to pole;
Where is thy zeal? arise; be known!
"The Triumph Of Heavenly Love Desired" by William Cowper
Whate'er thou doth, or good or ill,
Where-e'er thou art, He sees thee still ;
God ev'ry act of thine dost 'spy :
Sin not before his piercing eye!
"Advice To A Youth" by Rees Prichard
Registration and cooking begins at 3 pm at The Outback in Pierce.
John DelGiorno of Advocare DelGiorno Pediatrics in Blackwood, NJ says if you're getting your child's ears pierced take a few precautions.
I've had a lot of people ask me if I'm going to get Mia's ears pierced soon.
I didn't get my ears pierced until I was 12.
My sister wasn't allowed to get her ears pierced until she was 21.
When my girls started asking about getting their ears pierced, I didn't want to hold them back.
"Mommy, can I get my ears pierced.".
A series of fundraisers to help injured Pierce 23 Fire & Rescue Battalion Chief Bill Tylor are planned Saturday at the Eatonville Eagles Hall, 100 Weyerhaeuser Road N. Oct 2, 2012 at 1:10 pm PDT.
Haley Pierce, Craig Engels take Junior Miles.
The Celtics' Paul Pierce, who fouls out in overtime, hugs Mickael.
Food -> Eats FRI, MAR 9 12:30PM by Walter Pierce.
News -> INDReporter TUE, OCT 9 12:58PM by Walter Pierce.
News -> INDReporter THU, JAN 13 12:32PM by Walter Pierce.
FORT PIERCE — Thomas Siplin of New York Life Insurance Co. 800 Virginia Ave, Suite 37A Fort Pierce, has been named a member of the 2012 Executive Council of New York Life Insurance Co.
FORT PIERCE — When a city policeman met Bingo seven years ago, the dog didn't appear to have the right stuff to be a K9.
Our simulations showed that even if the pumped multiquantum vortices are not stabilized by a Gaussian-shaped plug potential piercing their core, several pump cycles can still be carried out before the vortex splits clearly.
Vortex pump for a Bose-Einstein condensate utilizing a time-averaged orbiting potential trap
So let A denote a central Q-division algebra of degree p [Pierce].
Geometric Zeta Functions, $L^2$-Theory, and Compact Shimura Manifolds
These lines of sight are very narrow (much less than a parsec across) and pierce the absorption-line systems at random angles and impact parameters.
A Global Perspective on Star Formation
Barnett et al., 1999] Barnett, T. P., Pierce, D. W., Saravanan, R., Schneider, N., Dommenget, D., and Latif, M. (1999).
A selection of papers with some relevance to the investigation of the Sun-Climate link: Papers on Data, Methods and Commentary
Such a piercing is characterized by φ = π and that ˆv abruptly changes sign .
Optimal Topological Test for Degeneracies of Real Hamiltonians