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spear

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of spear

  1. to penetrate or hold (something) with a pointed object she speared a pea with her fork and angrily flung it Synonyms of spear gore, harpoon, jab, lance, peck, pick, pierce, pink, puncture, run through, skewer, impale, spike, spit, stab, stick, transfix, transpierceWords Related to spear spindle; perforate, riddle; bayonet, dirk, gimlet, pike, poniard, prong, quill; pinprick, poke, prick, punch, thrust; cut, knife, slice


spear

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of spear

  1. a weapon with a long straight handle and sharp head or blade the Roman gladiator thrust his spear triumphantly into the lion's side Synonyms of spear javelin, lance, pike, pikestaff, shaft Words Related to spear dart, spike; gaff, halberd (also halbert), harpoon, leister, trident



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