noun, plural (especially collectively) pike, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) pikes.
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OTHER WORDS FROM pikepikelike, adjective
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Definition for pike (2 of 8)
verb (used with object), piked, pik·ing.
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Definition for pike (4 of 8)
noun Chiefly British.
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Definition for pike (6 of 8)
verb (used without object), piked, pik·ing.Older Slang.
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Definition for pike (7 of 8)
noun Diving, Gymnastics.
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Example sentences from the Web for pike
With lights flashing, the cruiser arrived at the Blooming Grove State Police barracks in Pike County.
Check out the popular bakery Piroshky Piroshky in Pike Place Market for some Eastern European stuffed delights.Where to Celebrate the Olympics by Drinking Russian Style|William O’Connor|February 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many probably believed he would emerge from the side carrying a pike with the head of a banker.Wall Street CEOs Say It’s The Best of Times and The Worst of Times|Daniel Gross|November 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Pike was engaged to her Pride & Prejudice director Joe Wright—but the wedding was called off in 2008.Rosamund Pike Reportedly Cast As The Lead In David Fincher’s ‘Gone Girl’|Marlow Stern|July 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And of course we have health care coming down the pike, and all its subsidies to families up to 188 percent of the poverty line.
He's the fastest, coolest hand that ever balanced a pike pole or rode a log.Kindred of the Dust|Peter B. Kyne
After dark the double sentinel post should be posted on the pike about thirty yards in advance of the outguard.Manual of Military Training|James A. Moss
In the meantime a few lake trout and pike could be caught with lines through holes in the ice.The Whelps of the Wolf|George Marsh
Eight-hundred gudgeon are said to have been consumed in three weeks by eight pike of not more than five pounds weight each.Natural History in Anecdote|Various
The receipt of Hindman's order of June 17 was the signal for Pike to pen another lengthy letter412 of description and protest.The American Indian as Participant in the Civil War|Annie Heloise Abel