French translation of 'pike'
- (= fish)
- (= weapon)
⇒ Some of them carried pikes with the heads of their victims on top.
Certains d'entre eux portaient les têtes de leurs victimes au bout d'une pique.
- (US, informal)
to come down the pike
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Rhodry stopped, nagged by a memory of a time he'd seen a lord run the head of a particular enemy onto a pike.A Time of War
Close to where he stood was a thick wooden pike , driven into the bank.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
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Translation of pike from the Collins English to French Dictionary