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speared

See definition of speared on Dictionary.com
  • as inpenetrate
  • as inspike
  • as instab
  • as instick
  • as intap
  • as intransfix
  • as ingore
  • as inimpale

synonyms for speared

  • crack
  • drill
  • enter
  • go through
  • infiltrate
  • invade
  • pass through
  • permeate
  • pervade
  • puncture
  • seep
  • access
  • bayonet
  • bore
  • charge
  • come
  • diffuse
  • drive
  • encroach
  • force
  • gore
  • impale
  • insert
  • insinuate
  • introduce
  • jab
  • knife
  • percolate
  • perforate
  • prick
  • probe
  • ream
  • saturate
  • spear
  • stab
  • suffuse
  • thrust
  • trespass
  • barge in
  • blow in
  • break in
  • breeze in
  • bust in
  • eat through
  • filter in
  • get in
  • ingress
  • make a hole
  • make an entrance
  • pop in
  • run into
  • sink into
  • stick into

antonyms for speared

MOST RELEVANT
  • surrender
  • yield
  • retreat
  • exit
  • misconstrue
  • misinterpret
  • misunderstand
  • take out
  • withdraw
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      How to use speared in a sentence

      Ward leaped like a startled rabbit, but the light speared him, held him.
      A WORLD IS BORNLEIGH DOUGLASS BRACKETT
      This time the flesh had not been devoured, but the poor beasts had, in every case, been speared.
      A FINAL RECKONINGG. A. HENTY
      But, to make good our proof, it might be necessary to spear a human being in the same way as Leiocritus was speared.
      HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
      Mike the Angel watched the meters climb again as the ship speared away from the sun at an ever-increasing velocity.
      UNWISE CHILDGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
      Mr. Slocum was shot dead; Mr. Tripp wounded, speared, and tomahawked; both were scalped.
      THE MYTHS OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANSLEWIS SPENCE
      He speared another small potato and paused, with fork suspended between mouth and plate.
      DAVID DUNNEBELLE KANARIS MANIATES
      The beam from his flash speared a path through the blackness—and he gasped at sight of what stood revealed.
      ASTOUNDING STORIES, APRIL, 1931VARIOUS
      Tongues of fire flared from the hole, speared to the ground and were deflected upward, cradling the metal ball in a wave of flame.
      ASTOUNDING STORIES, APRIL, 1931VARIOUS
      Stanley knew what this meant—that they were to be speared, when they approached it, like so many wild beasts.
      STANLEY'S ADVENTURES IN THE WILDS OF AFRICAJOEL TYLER HEADLEY AND WILLIAM FLETCHER JOHNSON
      But it was a kid opened out, made quite flat, and speared like a flat fan on a long iron stalk.
      SEA AND SARDINIAD. H. LAWRENCE
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