Sentence Examples


  • Narrower at the top and surmounted by a spike it distinguishes the Assyrian kings.
  • Oils of lavender and of spike are used as vehicles for painting, more especially for the painting of pottery and glass.
  • Two diverse views of the morphology of the fertile spike in these plants have been entertained.
  • The spoons of the Greeks and Romans were chiefly made of bronze and silver, and the handle usually takes the form of a spike or pointed stem.
  • The relief of the Ara Pacis already referred to) consisted in such a cap (galerus) with an apex, or spike, of olive wood inserted in the crown.