Die Übersetzung von "spur" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /spəː/

a small instrument with a sharp point or points that a rider wears on his heels and digs into the horse’s sides to make it go faster.


anything that urges a person to make greater efforts

He was driven on by the spur of ambition.
on the spur of the moment

suddenly; without previous planning

sous l’impulsion du moment
We decided to go to Paris on the spur of the moment.
spur on

to urge a horse to go faster, using spurs, or a person to make greater efforts

He spurred his horse on
The thought of the prize spurred her on.

(Die Übersetzung von "spur" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)