pikestaff

noun
pike·staff | \ ˈpīk-ˌstaf \

Definition of pikestaff 

1 : a spiked staff for use on slippery ground

2 : the staff of a foot soldier's pike

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Synonyms

javelin, lance, pike, shaft, spear

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Examples of pikestaff in a Sentence

pikestaffs were in use from the Middle Ages to the 18th century

First Known Use of pikestaff

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Dictionary Entries near pikestaff

pike pole

piker

Pikes Peak

pikestaff

pike whale

piki

Pikine

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The first known use of pikestaff was in the 14th century

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