Alex thinks someone spiked his punch.
In such cases the cymes are described as spiked, racemose, or panicled, according to circumstances.
"Someone must have spiked my punch," he said, running a hand through his hair.
Actually, someone had spiked her punch and he drank it.
A spiked drink might seem harmless, but if a person was taking certain prescription drugs, it could be dangerous.
And the spiked drink?
Unlike the others dressed for a white tie event, he was dressed in leather pants with a tight black Pearl Jam T-shirt, his hair braided, a chain from his spiked belt to his wallet, and heavy black boots.
Desire spiked through him at the knowledge that his mate was in his arms.
He pulled out a pair of spiked apparatuses, with lengthy teeth extending both down and forward.
He was dressed from head to toe in black leather with a spiked collar, heavy boots, and his dark hair down around his shoulders.
But the buccaneers or pirates who had made their retreat here offered heavy opposition; in 1680 there was an attack by the Spaniards, and in July 1703 the French and Spaniards made a descent on New Providence, blew up the fort, spiked the guns, burnt the church and carried off the governor, with the principal inhabitants, to Havana.
When the creature has swallowed the spiked bait it keeps its jaws so firmly closed that it can be dragged out of the water.
The spiked millet, known as bajra or cumbu, which yields a poorer food, is grown on dry sandy soil in the Deccan and the Punjab.
"You spiked her coffee," Rhyn accused Daniela.