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Meaning of PIKE

Pronunciation:  pIk

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  any of several elongate long-snouted freshwater game and food fishes widely distributed in cooler parts of the northern hemisphere
  2. [n]  a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
  3. [n]  medieval weapon consisting of a spearhead attached to a long pole or pikestaff; superseded by the bayonet
  4. [n]  a sharp point (as on the end of a spear)
  5. [n]  highly valued northern freshwater fish with lean flesh

PIKE is a 4 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: expressway, freeway, motorway, state highway, superhighway, throughway, thruway
 See Also: arm, autobahn, autostrada, carriageway, Esox, Esox lucius, Esox masquinongy, freshwater fish, genus Esox, halberd, highway, main road, muskellunge, muskellunge, northern pike, partisan, partizan, percoid, percoid fish, percoidean, pickerel, pickerel, pike, pike, pikestaff, point, spearhead, spearpoint, turnpike, vouge, weapon, weapon system



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: alley, alleyway, arterial, arterial highway, arterial street, artery, Autobahn, autoroute, autostrada, avenue, belt highway, blind alley, boulevard, bypass, byway, camino real, carriageway, causeway, causey, chaussee, circumferential, close, corduroy road, county road, court, crescent, crest, cul-de-sac, dead-end street, dike, dirt road, drive, driveway, expressway, freeway, gravel road, highroad, highway, highways and byways, hilltop, interstate highway, knoll, lane, local road, lofty peak, main drag, main road, mews, motorway, mountaintop, parkway, pave, paved road, peak, pic, pico, pinnacle, place, plank road, point, precipice, primary highway, private road, right-of-way, ring road, road, roadbed, roadway, route nationale, row, royal road, secondary road, speedway, spur, state highway, street, summit, superhighway, terrace, thoroughfare, through street, thruway, toll road, tor, township road, turnpike, US highway, wynd