Spurred
Spurred Spurred (sp[^u]rd), a. 1. Wearing spurs; furnished with a spur or spurs; having shoots like spurs. [1913 Webster]

2. Affected with spur, or ergot; as, spurred rye. [1913 Webster]

{Spurred corolla} (Bot.), a corolla in which there are one or more petals with a spur. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • spurred — [spʉrd] adj. having, wearing, or fitted with spurs or spurlike parts …   English World dictionary

  • Spurred — Spur Spur, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spurred} (sp[^u]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Spurring}.] 1. To prick with spurs; to incite to a more hasty pace; to urge or goad; as, to spur a horse. [1913 Webster] 2. To urge or encourage to action, or to a more… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spurred — I. past of spur II. ˈspərd, ˈspə̄d adjective Etymology: Middle English spored, spurret, from spore, spure spur 1. : wearing spurs 2. : having one or more spurs a spurred flower …   Useful english dictionary

  • spurred — adjective Date: 15th century 1. wearing spurs 2. having one or more spurs < a spurred violet > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • spurred — /sperrd/, adj. 1. having a spur or spurs. 2. bearing spurs or spurlike spines. [1350 1400; ME; see SPUR1, ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • spurred — spÉœr /spɜː n. sharp device attached to a boot for goading a horse on; something that impels, stimulus; sharp spike used in cockfighting; shoot of a plant; something resembling a spur v. stimulate, urge; encourage a horse to move faster by… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • spurred — /spɜd/ (say sperd) adjective 1. having spurs or a spur. 2. bearing spurs or spur like spines. 3. having the form of a spur. 4. urged, motivated, or encouraged. {spur + r + ed2} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Spurred corolla — Spurred Spurred (sp[^u]rd), a. 1. Wearing spurs; furnished with a spur or spurs; having shoots like spurs. [1913 Webster] 2. Affected with spur, or ergot; as, spurred rye. [1913 Webster] {Spurred corolla} (Bot.), a corolla in which there are one… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spurred Roundleaf Bat — Taxobox name = Spurred Roundleaf Bat status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Chiroptera familia = Hipposideridae genus = Hipposideros species = H. calcaratus binomial = Hipposideros… …   Wikipedia

  • spurred anoda — skiauterėtasis rintenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Dedešvinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Anoda cristata), paplitęs Šiaurės ir Pietų Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Anoda cristata angl. spurred anoda; violettas šaltinis… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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