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Q: Please show me example sentences with spurr (verb & noun).
A: A spur (noun) is used by cowboys to jab a horse to make it run. When it’s used as a verb it typically means to encourage something to grow/work/do something.

I spurred the horse with my spurs.
Maybe giving him some candy will spur him on to do his homework.

The tax cuts were meant to spur economic growth.



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