Sentence Examples


  • So he spurred his horse to ride to their aid.
  • Spurred by the success of the Gentleman's Magazine in England Benjamin Franklin founded the General Magazine (1741) at Philadelphia, but it expired after six monthly numbers had appeared.
  • Spurred on by his wife the matter reached a climax in 1574, when letters were discovered, which, while revealing a hope to bring over Augustus to Calvinism, cast some aspersions upon the elector and his wife.
  • I spurred my panting steed and waved my sword.
  • Natasha had put on one spurred boot and was just getting her foot into the other.