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spurred

verb
past tense of spur

Synonyms of spurred

to urge or push forward with or as if with a pointed object
  • gently spurred the horse with his heels

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The first known use of spurred was in the 15th century

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“Spurred.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spurred. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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