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Meaning of SPIKY

Pronunciation:  'spIkee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  having or as if having especially high-pitched spots; "absence of peaky highs and beefed-up bass"
 

SPIKY is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: high, high-pitched, peaky
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Spik"y\, a.
1. Like a spike; spikelike.

         These spiky, vivid outbursts of metallic vapors.
                                               --C. A. Young.

2. Having a sharp point, or sharp points; furnished or armed
   with spikes.

         Or by the spiky harrow cleared away.  --Dyer.

         The spiky wheels through heaps of carnage tore.
                                               --Pope.

 

 

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