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Synonyms for spear

Synonyms for spear

a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon

an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish

pierce with a spear

thrust up like a spear

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One glance at the Turftrax Magnascan 'map' of the course illustrates that, the GPS-originated 'map' defining the course by the electrical conductivity of the soil (or were you happier with the pointy stick and the labrador?
The too-common MSM response is to dismiss bloggers as "salivating morons" who sit in their pajamas in dank dens, jabbing journalism's soft spots with pointy sticks.
However, some critters shouldn't have 'em, or knives, or pointy sticks, or access to model airplane glue, for that matter.
In Europe, mainly, it involved clubs, pointy sticks and slingshots.
Predictably enough, while David Cameron's been crowing about how he's sorting the bankers out - by organising the mob going round to Goodwin's gaff with the burning torches and pointy sticks - the Tories have been trying once again to get their Welfare Reform Bill passed.
Not quite sure what he was thinking--because, as typical on a beaver house, plenty of sharp, pointy sticks covered the area--I stood with my wet feet on the other side and patiently watched as Wayne gathered courage.
An odd little programme that looks at the lives of the darts widows who sit and wait while their husbands try to earn a living throwing pointy sticks at a wire covered board.
Admittedly, at the moment we don't have to worry too much about marauding robber barons with large pointy sticks and a penchant for toasting their baps on bits of blazing thatch.
For Andy, threats and beatings from disgruntled family members waving pointy sticks and burning torches are all par for the course when it comes to his love life.
TOWN COUNCILS: Reduce litter problems by issuing blind folk with pointy sticks.
Men with big pointy sticks swivel about, threatening to take somebody's eye out.