KJV Dictionary Definition: spear
1. A long pointed weapon, used in war and hunting by thrusting or throwing; a lance.
2. A sharp pointed instrument with barbs; used for stabbing fish and other animals.
3. A shoot, as of grass; usually spire.
SPEAR, v.t. To pierce with a spear; to kill with a spear; as, to spear a fish.
SPEAR, v.i. To shoot into a long stem. See Spire.
SPE'ARED, pp. Pierced or killed with a spear.
1. Piercing or killing with a spear.
2. Shooting into a long stem.