Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Spurr"

Example sentences using "Spurr"

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.

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

Latest words


HiNative is a platform for users to exchange their knowledge about different languages and cultures. We cannot guarantee that every answer is 100% accurate.

Newest Questions
Topic Questions
Recommended Questions