Definition of "Pierce" :
noun: 14th President of the United States (1804-1869)
verb: make a hole into
"The needle pierced her flesh."
verb: penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument
verb: cut or make a way through
"The path pierced the jungle."
verb: move or affect (a person's emotions or bodily feelings) deeply or sharply
"The cold pierced her bones."
verb: sound sharply or shrilly
"The scream pierced the night."