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spur
spɜr
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A railway line connected to a trunk line.
  2. A sharp prod fixed to a rider's heel and used to urge a horse onward.
  3. A verbalization that encourages you to attempt something.
  4. Tubular extension at the base of the corolla in some flowers.
  5. Any sharply pointed projection.
(动) As a verb
  1. Goad with spurs.
  2. Equip with spurs.
  3. Strike with a spur.
  4. Give heart or courage to.
  5. Incite or stimulate.
Hyphenationspur
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
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马刺mǎcìspur (on riding boots)
刺激物cìjī wùstimulus
鼓舞gǔwǔheartening (news); to boost (morale)
刺激cìjīto provoke; to irritate; to upset; to stimulate; to excite; irritant
激励jīlìto encourage; to urge; motivation; incentive
疾驰jíchíto speed along
骨刺gǔcìspur; bony outgrowth
带动下dàidòng xiàto spur
带动dàidòngto spur; to provide impetus; to drive
支脉zhīmàibranch; spur; offshoot
支线zhīxiànbranch line; side road; spur; fig. secondary plot (in a story)
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