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punch2

punch2

pronunciation:
puhnch
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a tool or machine used for making small holes or indentations or for impressing a design, as in leather.
 
similar words:
auger, awl, borer, broach, drill, drill press, gimlet, perforator, press, puncheon, stamp
definition 2: a tool used to drive a rivet, bolt, or the like in or out of a hole.
similar words:
borer, drill, hammer, press, puncheon, riveter, trepan
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: punched, punches, punching
definition: to make a small hole or indentation in, impress a design on, or drive in or out of a hole by using a punch.
similar words:
bore, dent, drill, gouge, hole, indent, mark, perforate, pierce, pink, pit, pock, puncture
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