Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun pike

5 senses of pike

Sense 1
expressway, freeway, motorway, pike, state highway, superhighway, throughway, thruway -- (a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic)
       => highway, main road -- (a major road for any form of motor transport)

Sense 2
pike -- (highly valued northern freshwater fish with lean flesh)
       => freshwater fish -- (flesh of fish from fresh water used as food)

Sense 3
pike -- (a sharp point (as on the end of a spear))
       => point -- (sharp end; "he stuck the point of the knife into a tree"; "he broke the point of his pencil")

Sense 4
pike -- (medieval weapon consisting of a spearhead attached to a long pole or pikestaff; superseded by the bayonet)
       => weapon, arm, weapon system -- (any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting; "he was licensed to carry a weapon")

Sense 5
pike -- (any of several elongate long-snouted freshwater game and food fishes widely distributed in cooler parts of the northern hemisphere)
       => percoid fish, percoid, percoidean -- (any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes)

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