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Significado de “spur” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "spur" - Diccionario Inglés

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spurverb [T]

uk   /spɜːr/  us   /spɝː/ (-rr-)

spurnoun [C]

uk   /spɜːr/  us   /spɝː/
(Definition of spur from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "spur" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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spurverb [T]

 us   /spɜr/ (-rr-)
  • spur verb [T] (ENCOURAGE)

to encourage an activity or development, or to cause something to develop faster: The huge new factory spurred economic growth in the entire region.
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spurnoun [C]

 us   /spɜr/
  • spur noun [C] (SHARP OBJECT)

a sharp metal object sticking out of a U-shaped device that is attached to the heel of a boot and used by a rider to encourage a horse to go faster
  • spur noun [C] (ENCOURAGEMENT)

something that encourages an activity or development or makes it develop faster: The team's win on Saturday will be a spur to even greater effort this season.
(Definition of spur from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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