What is another word for spur?

673 synonyms found


[ spˈɜː], [ spˈɜː], [ s_p_ˈɜː]

Synonyms for Spur:

needle (noun) perforator (noun) hasten (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Spur:

  1. occur, refer, recur, purr, birr, inter, incur, demur, burr, fir, err, transfer, stir, prefer, blur, liqueur, deter, myrrh, whirr, cur, bur, slur, infer, sur, fur;
  2. confer, chauffeur, concur, adjure, abjure, defer;
  3. saboteur, connoisseur;
  4. restaurateur, entrepreneur;

Quotes for Spur:

  1. It is quite clear that compelling content, which is made available on economic terms that respect the intellectual rights of owners, can be a tremendous spur to the growth of broadband networks. John Doerr.
  2. With 1. 7 million private sector jobs lost and half a million jobs shipped overseas over the past three years, we must take action to spur job creation and restore economic prosperity. Nick Lampson.
  3. I courted fame but as a spur to brave and honest deeds; who despises fame will soon renounce the virtues that deserve it. David Mallet.

Idioms of Spur:

  1. spur sm on;
  2. spur sb/ sth on;
  3. on the spur of the moment;