spike someone's guns

Definition of spike someone's guns


  1. :  to ruin an opponent's plans

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a very large nail

    :  one of a row of pointed irons placed (as on the top of a wall) to prevent passage

    :  one of several metal projections set in the sole and heel of a shoe to improve traction

  1. :  to fasten or furnish with spikes

    :  to disable (a muzzle-loading cannon) temporarily by driving a spike into the vent

    :  to suppress or block completely

  1. :  an ear of grain

    :  an elongated inflorescence similar to a raceme but having the flowers sessile on the main axis — see inflorescence illustration

  1. :  some person :  somebody

gunplay guns
  1. :  a piece of ordnance usually with high muzzle velocity and comparatively flat trajectory

    :  a portable firearm (such as a rifle or handgun)

    :  a device that throws a projectile

  1. :  to fire on

    :  shoot

    :  to open up the throttle of so as to increase speed

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