Definisi 'spur'
English to English
noun
1 a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something
Example:
• the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves
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2 any sharply pointed projection
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3 tubular extension at the base of the corolla in some flowers
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4 a sharp prod fixed to a rider's heel and used to urge a horse onward
Example:
• cowboys know not to squat with their spurs on
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5 a railway line connected to a trunk line
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6 A sparrow.
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7 An implement secured to the heel, or above the heel, of a horseman, to urge the horse by its pressure. Modern spurs have a small wheel, or rowel, with short points. Spurs were the badge of knighthood.
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8 A branch of a vein.
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verb
9 incite or stimulate
Example:
• The Academy was formed to spur research
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10 give heart or courage to
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11 strike with a spur
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12 goad with spurs
Example:
• the rider spurred his horse
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13 equip with spurs
Example:
• spur horses
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14 To prick with spurs; to incite to a more hasty pace; to urge or goad; as, to spur a horse.
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15 To spur on one' horse; to travel with great expedition; to hasten; hence, to press forward in any pursuit.
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More Word(s)
exhort, press, urge, urge on, goad, injure, wound, line, rail line, railway line, prod, encouragement, encourage, loop-line, rowel, boot,
Related Word(s)
spurred, spurring, spur,

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