Noun: spurring spur-(r)ing
Verb: spur (spurred,spurring) spur
- Anything that inspires, motivates or drives you to do something
"the ceaseless spurring got on his nerves";
- goad, goading, prod, prodding, urging, spur
- Incite or stimulate
"The Academy was formed to spur research"
- Give heart or courage to
- Strike with a spur
- Goad with spurs
"the rider spurred his horse"
- Equip with spurs
Derived forms: spurrings
Type of: advance, boost, encourage, encouragement, equip, fit, fit out, further, goad, outfit, promote, strike
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