spear englannista suomeksi
A soldier armed with such a weapon; a spearman.
(RQ:Scott Lord of the Isles)
2011, Thomas Penn, ''Winter King'', Penguin 2012, p. 187:
- Two of the four spears came directly from Lady Margaret's staff. One was her great-nephew Maurice St John ….
A long, thin strip from a vegetable.
''asparagus and broccoli spears''
To pierce with a spear.
To penetrate or strike with, or as if with, any long narrow object; to make a thrusting motion that catches an object on the tip of a long device.
2003, Stan Fischler, Shirley Fischler, ''Who's who in Hockey''
- Former teammate Derek Sanderson recalls that Maki hit Ted from behind as Green was clearing the puck from the Boston zone. Green turned to knock Maki down, but Maki speared him as he rose from the ice.
To tackle an opponent by ramming into them with one's helmet.
To shoot into a long stem, as some plants do.
''a spear counterpart''
2018, ''(w)'' (episode 1)
- When I was young, I was so desperate I'd go looking on the spear side.
Pertaining to male family members.
''the spear side of the family''