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1. spear-point

noun. the head and sharpened point of a spear.

Synonyms

  • point
  • shaft
  • spearhead
  • spear
  • lance
  • spearpoint

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end
  • beginning

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Words that Rhyme with Spear Thrower

  • stower
  • slower
  • schroer
  • grower
  • groer
  • cloer
  • broer
  • blower
  • sower
  • roher
  • poer
  • mower
  • lower
  • knower
  • goer
  • dougher
  • bowar

Example sentences of the word spear-thrower


1. Noun Phrase
Finding food became more sophisticated with the invention of a spear thrower.

2. thrower

noun. ['ˈθroʊɝ'] a craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes them it a kiln.

Synonyms

  • artisan
  • journeyman
  • artificer
  • craftsman
  • ceramist
  • potter

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male
  • adult

3. thrower

noun. ['ˈθroʊɝ'] someone who projects something (especially by a rapid motion of the arm).

Synonyms

  • mortal
  • someone
  • soul
  • tosser
  • twirler
  • hurler
  • pelter
  • person
  • individual
  • pitcher
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert
  • debtor

4. thrower

noun. ['ˈθroʊɝ'] a person who twists silk or rayon filaments into a thread or yarn.

Synonyms

  • worker

Antonyms

  • nonreligious person
  • follower

5. spear

verb. ['ˈspɪr'] pierce with a spear.

Synonyms

  • impale
  • empale
  • transfix

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow
  • hide
  • disappear

Etymology

  • spere (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. spear

noun. ['ˈspɪr'] a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon.

Synonyms

  • barb
  • shaft
  • trident
  • spearhead
  • spearpoint
  • weapon
  • lance
  • assagai
  • spear-point
  • javelin
  • assegai
  • arm

Antonyms

  • dissuasion
  • stay in place
  • close
  • disarm

Etymology

  • spere (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. spear

noun. ['ˈspɪr'] an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish.

Synonyms

  • implement
  • fishing rig
  • rig
  • gig
  • fishing gear
  • lance
  • fishing tackle
  • leister
  • fishgig
  • fizgig
  • tackle

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • avoid
  • unharness
  • outspan

Etymology

  • spere (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. spear

verb. ['ˈspɪr'] thrust up like a spear.

Synonyms

  • spear up
  • stick out
  • jut out
  • jut
  • project

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • bore

Etymology

  • spere (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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