[ spahy-kee ]
/ ˈspaɪ ki /
adjective, spik·i·er, spik·i·est.
What Does 🍍 Pineapple Emoji Mean?This exotic fruit is depicted with a bright green leafy top and its scale-laden body is in yellows and golden browns. It's used in relation to fruit and food, to travel and hospitality, and, in certain circles, to one's relationship status.
Related formsspik·i·ly, adverbspik·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for spiky
/ (ˈspaɪkɪ) /
adjective spikier or spikiest
resembling a spike
having a spike or spikes
British informal ill-tempered
characterized by violent or aggressive methodsspiky protestors
Derived Formsspikily, adverbspikiness, noun
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