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Present participle 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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Present participle for to encourage or incite the development or occurrence of
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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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Present participle for to hasten or speed up the development or occurrence of
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“Fortuitously, a number of elements came together to spur the progress of the new industry.”
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Present participle for to suffuse with vigor, life, energy, or spirit
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Present participle for to advise earnestly
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Present participle for to move or run away quickly
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Present participle for to direct or steer a group of animals or people
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Something that makes a process or activity happen or happen more quickly
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The act or condition of increasing in speed or rate
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The action of giving someone support, confidence, or hope
Adjective
Causing or eliciting a strong or passionate reaction
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