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Definition for: SPIRE

spire
(n.) A slender stalk or blade in vegetation; as, a spire grass or of wheat.
(n.) A tapering body that shoots up or out to a point in a conical or pyramidal form. Specifically (Arch.), the roof of a tower when of a pyramidal form and high in proportion to its width; also, the pyramidal or aspiring termination of a tower which can not be said to have a roof, such as that of Strasburg cathedral; the tapering part of a steeple, or the steeple itself.
(n.) A tube or fuse for communicating fire to the chargen in blasting.
(n.) The top, or uppermost point, of anything; the summit.
(n.) A spiral; a curl; a whorl; a twist.
(n.) The part of a spiral generated in one revolution of the straight line about the pole. See Spiral, n.
(v. i.) To breathe.
(v. i.) To shoot forth, or up in, or as if in, a spire.

anagrams for:spire

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piers
piers
A platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles; provides access to ships and boats
A support for two adjacent bridge spans
(architecture) a vertical supporting structure (as a portion of wall between two doors or windows)
pries
pries
A heavy iron lever with one end forged into a wedge
Make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry; "They pried the information out of him"
Search or inquire in a meddlesome way; "This guy is always nosing around the office"
Be nosey; "Don't pry into my personal matters!"
To move or force, especially in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock": "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"