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Synonyms for lance

a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon

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

a surgical knife with a pointed double-edged blade


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move quickly, as if by cutting one's way

pierce with a lance, as in a knights' fight

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open by piercing with a lancet

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Adele said: "After Lance was first diagnosed his abilities were eroded to those of a five or six-year-old, but now he's like a nine-month-old baby in an adult's body.
Archery - We're just supposed to believe that Lance became a master archer while no one was looking?
In 1940, Lance left the teaching profession for a very rewarding career as an industrial chemist.
Lance Corporal Andrew Craw, 21, from Tullibody, Clackmannanshire, died on January 7, 2004.
Lance was Chairman and CEO of Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information company serving government and commercial customers.
The lance weighs just 12 pounds with its standard 36-inch barrel.
there is scant evidence that they were made as cases for any actual object, and the idea that these objects are sword or lance cases may be no more than thirty or so years old.
Lance uttered those final few words as he left his mom's car in Chelmsley Wood last November.
Shaheed Lance Naik Aftab along with 135 persons including 124 army soldiers and 11 civilians had come under a huge avalanche in Gayari Sector near Skardu a year ago.
Prosecutor Sarah Mallett told how Lance attacked three innocent underage girls, who cannot be named for legal reasons.
So at the party it occurred to John and me--in overlapping dialogue, of which Lance was soon going to become a master--that Lance might want to go down to that coffee shop.
Ohio native Lance Rios launched his blog, "Being Latino" nearly two years ago from his South Bronx-based apartment.
Lance Futures is one of the leading Commodity Futures Brokerage Service Firms in Frankfurt, Germany that provides trading services both to domestic and international clients.
For instance, Lance has in recent months launched new packaging for its crackers and potato chips.
Washington, May 9 (ANI): American racing cyclist Lance Armstrong has revealed in his forthcoming book that he and former fiancE[umlaut] Sheryl Crow called it quits because Crow was keen to have a baby while Lance was not.