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An example use of spear in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… game and flames does spear and sear kai …”
Spear is a long, thin weapon with a sharp point at one end and a long, thin shaft at the other.
the word spear occurs in english on average 3.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.