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Spur

Antonyms for spur:

block, stop, deterrent.

Synonyms for spur:

Sense 1

intercede, exhort, suborn, dangle, push for, heel, seduce, corral, inspire, dare, entice, reason with, prevail on, rope in, psych up, wheedle, goad on, motivate, sell on, Stimulator, urge on, incentivize, nudge, encourage, prompting, put up to, persuade, angle for, cajole, wean off, lead on, claw, poach, chivvy.

Sense 2

involve, plead, instigate, tempt, inducement, lure, fillip, draw in, stir into, foment, enforce, inspiration, provoke, rouse, incentive, stimulant, catalyst, stimulus, egg on, get around, nail down, frighten, work on, trigger, stimulation, nourishment, sell, enticement, convince.

Sense 3

impulse, impel, persuasion, start, prompt, motivation, pique, excite, lobby, galvanize, mobilize.

Sense 4

campaign, inflame, appeal, propel, encouragement.

Sense 5

commit, belt, corridor.

Sense 6

bank, bridge.

Sense 7

strip.

Sense 8

move.

Sense 11

pitch.

Sense 12

work.

Sense 13

lead.

Sense 15

get.

arouse

incite, stimulate.

decomposition

decay.

force

impetus.

gad

gad.

incentive

motive.

Other synonyms and related words:

catalyst, goad, sticker, vertebral column, generalized anxiety disorder, dangle, intercede, importunity, convince, nourishment, instigation, branch line, impetus, appeal, goad on, force, pricker, spur track, encourage, bridge, lead, anxiety reaction, back, egg on, spurring, prod, motivate, incitement, motivation, buttress, provoke, impulse, wheedle, start, inspiration, persuasion, poach, urging, impel, fillip, momentum, brace, bank, encouragement, stimulus, prodding, propel, incite, inspire, inflame, trigger, stimulate, pique, nudge, incentive, support, get, rachis, exhort, put up to, prevail on, claw, involve, instigate, enticement, plead, spinal column, persuade, incitation, seduce, move, prompting, urgency, commit, strip, inducement, foment, provocation, stimulant, Stimulator, prompt, urge on, entice, prickle, rouse, suborn, corridor, stimulation, enforce, mobilize, reinforcement, galvanize, boost, goading, cajole, lure, corral, motive, decay, yeast, gad, tempt, prop, work, excite, backbone.

Sense 2 (noun)

impulse, impetus, stimulant, Stimulator, stimulus, motivation, stimulation, encouragement, incentive, fillip, inducement.

Sense 3 (noun)

belt, corridor, bank, strip, bridge.

Sense 6 (noun)

trigger.

Sense 8 (noun)

persuasion, nourishment, prompt.

goad (noun)

encourage, impel.

incitement, stimulus (noun)

incentive, goad, catalyst, impulse, inducement, trigger, urge, impetus, stimulant, needle, motivation, incitation, motive.

needle (noun)

hook, hat pin, tack, quill, staple, harpoon, nail, thumbtack, awl, gimlet, spine, prong, pin, pike, barb, fishhook.

perforator (noun)

gouge, bit, lance, arrow, thorn, blade, spear, Perforator, stick, skewer, die, bore, puncture, auger, point, tip, needle, spike, drill, penetrator, punch, poker.

requirement (noun)

enforcement.

spur (noun)

goading, goad, urging, prodding, spur track, gad, spurring, branch line, spine, prod.

hasten (verb)

hustle, expedite, hurry, speed, push, urge, flurry, bustle, rush, hasten, accelerate, quicken.

incite, prompt (verb)

instigate, impel, put up to, propel, rouse, exhort, stimulate, egg on, push, prod.

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