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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having a long sharp point; Equipped with long sharp-pointed projections especially along the top of a wall or fence.

Usage examples (35)
  • The fence was iron and spiked along the top
  • Drag your mouse over a section of the time line to zoom in and see exaclty which hour of the the day your term spiked or fell.
  • Jennie Bristow wrote about this in spiked a year or more back.
  • Although Merriam-Webster editors said searches for the word spiked after for more
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