Spear - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish (syn: fishgig, fizgig, gig, lance)
- thrust up like a spear
Spear a piece of fish with a fork and dip it in the batter.
The branch speared up into the air
...the apex of the spear...
His delicate hand seemed fitter for the distaff than the spear.
The spear whistled harmlessly over his head.
present participle: spearing
past tense: speared
past participle: speared