spire englannista suomeksi
tornin huippu, torninhuippu, torni
- Clara had pulled a button from a hollyhock spire, and was breaking it to get the seeds.
Any of various tall grasses, rushes, or sedges, such as the marram, the reed canary-grass, etc.
A sharp or tapering point. (defdate)
''The spire of the church rose high above the town.''
The top, or uppermost point, of anything; the summit. (defdate)
1590, (w), ''The Faerie Queene'', III.5:
- In gentle Ladies breste and bounteous race / Of woman kind it fayrest Flowre doth spyre, / And beareth fruit of honour and all chast desyre.
- It is not so apt to spire up as the other sorts, being more inclined to branch into arms.
To grow upwards rather than develop horizontally. (defdate)
To furnish with a spire.
To breathe. (defdate)
A spiral. (defdate)