Textual thesaurus for "spike"

(noun) spindle

any holding device consisting of a rigid, sharp-pointed object

the spike pierced the receipts and held them in order

(noun) spike heel, stiletto heel

a very high narrow heel on women's shoes

(noun) capitulum, ear

fruiting spike of a cereal plant especially corn

(verb) fortify, lace

add alcohol to (beverages)

the punch is spiked!

(verb) spike out

bring forth a spike or spikes

my hyacinths and orchids are spiking now

(verb) empale, transfix, impale

pierce with a sharp stake or point

impale a shrimp on a skewer