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(led to) To have culminated or resulted in a particular event or consequence
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“Fortuitously, a number of elements came together to spur the progress of the new industry.”
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To have caused a response after a particular event
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“She'd deliberately taunted him, hoping to spur him into a realization that maybe his focus was too intent on things that didn't matter as much.”
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Past tense for to push or poke sharply into something
“So you spur him in the side to make him straighten up, and then when you want him to go forward, he'll go to the side.”
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Past tense for to suffuse with vigor, life, energy, or spirit
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Past tense for to arouse or be aroused
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Past tense for to demand earnestly or pressingly
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Past tense for to hasten the progress of or make easier
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Past tense for to insult or put down, especially in a spiteful way
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Past tense for to move or run away quickly
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Past tense for to direct or steer a group of animals or people
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