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spikes

noun
plural of spike

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spikes

verb
present tense third-person singular of spike

Synonyms & Antonyms of spikes (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to penetrate or hold (something) with a pointed object
  • scorpions use their stinger-equipped tails to spike their prey

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“Spikes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spikes. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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