spur(Noun) A rigid implement, often roughly y-shaped, that is fixed to one's heel for purpose of prodding a horse. Often worn by, and emblematic of, the cowboy or the knight. spur(Noun) Anything that inspires or motivates, as a spur does to a horse.What is another word for spur?
Another word for spur. Noun. spur - tubular extension at the base of the corolla in some flowers. acantha, spine, spur - any sharply pointed projection. goad, goading, prod, prodding, spur, spurring, urging - a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something.