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  1. Spurs

    "Spurs" is a short story by Tod Robbins. The story was published in February 1923 in Munsey's Magazine and included in Robbins' 1926 anthology Who Wants a Green Bottle? and Other Uneasy Tales. In 1932 the story became the basis for the Tod Browning film Freaks.

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  1. spurs

    Large pieces of timber in launching, the lower ends of which are fixed to the bilge-ways, and the upper ends fayed and bolted to the ship's bottom for additional security.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spurs in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spurs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of spurs in a Sentence

  1. Steve Schale:

    Anything that spurs people to get involved financially, it just builds more ownership in the campaign.

  2. Rosalyn Jones:

    This is a very conservative market, and the team has always been very concerned about the look of the girls and things like that, but I’m telling you I’ve never seen and never heard anything derogatory. The girls are all professional women, they know the rules and standards and they know they’re ambassadors for the Spurs. And they’ve done so much in the community — camps, clinics, promotional activities. To take this away so suddenly, it’s bothersome.

  3. Enes Kanter:

    I think this team has got it, we just have to stick together and forget about this loss. It is a tough loss, but I think the most important thing right now is to forget about this loss and start thinking about tomorrow because the Spurs are going to come to.

  4. Blake Griffin:

    When you play a team like the Spurs in the first round and come out like that, it gives you a feeling of accomplishment, winning two games at their place, it just gives you confidence as a team, but the whole season has led to this point.

  5. Andre Bernard Buruch:

    I was the son of an immigrant. I experienced bigotry, intolerance and prejudice, even as so many of you have. Instead of allowing these thing to embitter me, I took them as spurs to more strenuous effort.

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    cause to spread or flush or flood through, over, or across
    • A. gloat
    • B. suffuse
    • C. huff
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