EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PIKESTAFF
The one at which the Tamburini presided was plain as a pikestaff.
There is only one road, and that is as clear as a pikestaff.
To Brereton the whole affair was now as plain as a pikestaff.
All this jumped with reason well, and was plainer than a pikestaff.
He sent him to Sheffield after you; that is plainer than a pikestaff.
They are as plain as a pikestaff—only any man can be bamboozled by the silliest of them.
Without minding it at all, the whole is as plain as a pikestaff.
Why, you are as plain as a pikestaff, and as free-spoken as if you had no secrets in the world.
Well, Ill admit, said Tuckerman with a smile, that its not as clear as a pikestaff.
It was plain as a pikestaff that Katie was jealous of Dickie.