the sharp-pointed head that forms the piercing end of a spear.
any person, contingent, or force that leads an attack, undertaking, etc.
verb (used with object)
to act as a spearhead for:
She spearheaded the drive for new members.
the pointed head of a spear
the leading force in a military attack
any person or thing that leads or initiates an attack, a campaign, etc
(transitive) to lead or initiate (an attack, a campaign, etc)
- Spear-head spoon
[speer-hed] /ˈspɪərˌhɛd/ noun 1. diamond-point spoon.
noun, Ice Hockey. 1. an illegal check in which a player jabs an opponent with the end of the stick blade or the top end of the stick, resulting in a penalty. noun 1. a long, stabbing weapon for thrusting or throwing, consisting of a wooden shaft to which a sharp-pointed head, as of iron […]
noun, plural spearmen. 1. a person who is armed with or uses a spear. noun (pl) -men 1. a soldier armed with a spear
noun 1. an aromatic herb, Mentha spicata, having lance-shaped leaves used for flavoring. noun 1. a purple-flowered mint plant, Mentha spicata, of S and central Europe, cultivated for its leaves, which yield an oil used for flavouring