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harpoon

verb

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  1. to penetrate or hold (something) with a pointed object <she deftly harpooned a shrimp with her skewer and held it over the fire> Synonyms gore, impale, jab, lance, peck, pick, pierce, pink, puncture, run through, skewer, spear, spike, spit, stab, stick, transfix, transpierceRelated Words spindle; perforate, riddle; bayonet, dirk, gimlet, pike, poniard, prong, quill; pinprick, poke, prick, punch, thrust; cut, knife, slice


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