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synonyms for spikes

  • fasten
  • impale
  • lance
  • nail
  • pin
  • prick
  • skewer
  • spear
  • spit
  • stick
  • transfix
  • make fast

antonyms for spikes

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  • detach
  • loosen
  • release
  • unfasten
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How to use spikes in a sentence

"Spikes your excellent father left sticking out of his martingale," he said, a sort of boyish resentment in his tones.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
They passed in silence through the stone gates of the Castle of Spikes.
STORIES TO READ OR TELL FROM FAIRY TALES AND FOLKLORELAURE CLAIRE FOUCHER
Spikes sheathed by the stipules in the bud, mostly raised on a peduncle to the surface of the water.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Spikes axillary and terminal, separating spontaneously into joints at maturity.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Spikes held the top board beyond the possibility of a wrench loose.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
All the Élite would get together and open a Keg of Spikes at the slightest Provocation.
ADE'S FABLESGEORGE ADE
Spikes and stars crystalline radiated and refracted and reflected marvellously.
WILFRID CUMBERMEDEGEORGE MACDONALD
Spikes and bodkins of polished bone or petrified shell were thrust through their noses.
A SON OF THE SUNJACK LONDON
It seems that Pegram and Spikes had been carrying weapons for each other for some time past.
THE ANTI-SLAVERY EXAMINER, PART 3 OF 4AMERICAN ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY
Spikes are distant, alternate and in some the lower ones are opposite, 1/2 to 2-1/2 inches long or shorter.
A HANDBOOK OF SOME SOUTH INDIAN GRASSESRAI BAHADUR K. RANGA ACHARIYAR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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