The act of puncturing; perforating with something pointed.
- To pierce with a pointed object.
- To make (a hole) by piercing.
- To cause to collapse by piercing.
- To depreciate or deflate: cutting remarks that punctured my ego.
- To be pierced or punctured.
- The act or an instance of puncturing.
- A hole or depression made by a sharp object, especially a hole in an automotive tire.