Spur


Spur is a Scrabble® word

Definitions for the word, Spur
(n.) A brace strengthening a post and some connected part, as a rafter or crossbeam; a strut.
(n.) A curved piece of timber serving as a half to support the deck where a whole beam can not be placed.
(n.) A mountain that shoots from any other mountain, or range of mountains, and extends to some distance in a lateral direction, or at right angles.
(n.) A piece of timber fixed on the bilge ways before launching, having the upper ends bolted to the vessel's side.
(n.) A projection from the round base of a column, occupying the angle of a square plinth upon which the base rests, or bringing the bottom bed of the base to a nearly square form. It is generally carved in leafage.
(n.) A sparrow.
(n.) A spiked iron worn by seamen upon the bottom of the boot, to enable them to stand upon the carcass of a whale, to strip off the blubber.
(n.) A tern.
(n.) A wall that crosses a part of a rampart and joins to an inner wall.
(n.) An implement secured to the heel, or above the heel, of a horseman, to urge the horse by its pressure. Modern spurs have a small wheel, or rowel, with short points. Spurs were the badge of knighthood.
(n.) Any projecting appendage of a flower looking like a spur.
(n.) Any stiff, sharp spine, as on the wings and legs of certain burds, on the legs of insects, etc.; especially, the spine on a cock's leg.
(n.) Ergotized rye or other grain.
(n.) One of the large or principal roots of a tree.
(n.) Something that projects; a snag.
(n.) That which goads to action; an incitement.
(n.) The short wooden buttress of a post.
(v. i.) To spur on one' horse; to travel with great expedition; to hasten; hence, to press forward in any pursuit.
(v. t.) To prick with spurs; to incite to a more hasty pace; to urge or goad; as, to spur a horse.
(v. t.) To put spurs on; as, a spurred boot.
(v. t.) To urge or encourage to action, or to a more vigorous pursuit of an object; to incite; to stimulate; to instigate; to impel; to drive.

Words in your word
4 letter words
3 letter words
prs
Pur
Pus
rps
sup
sur
ups
2 letter words
pr
ps
pu
rs
sp
sr
su
Up
Ur
Us

Scrabble letter values
A is 1 points
B is 3 points
C is 3 points
D is 2 points
E is 1 points
F is 4 points
G is 2 points
H is 4 points
I is 1 points
J is 8 points
K is 5 points
L is 1 points
M is 3 points
N is 1 points
O is 1 points
P is 3 points
Q is 10 points
R is 1 points
S is 1 points
T is 1 points
U is 1 points
V is 4 points
W is 4 points
X is 8 points
Y is 4 points
Z is 10 points

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