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spurring

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  • verbincite, prompt
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Synonyms for spurring

verb incite, prompt
  • arouse
  • drive
  • propel
  • push
  • spark
  • stimulate
  • stir
  • trigger
  • animate
  • awaken
  • countenance
  • exhort
  • favor
  • goad
  • goose
  • impel
  • instigate
  • press
  • prick
  • prod
  • rally
  • rouse
  • sic
  • urge
  • egg on
  • fire up
  • key up
  • put up to
  • turn on
  • work up

Antonyms for spurring

  • calm
  • check
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • halt
  • repress
  • stop
  • deaden
  • disapprove
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More words related to spurring

acceleration

noun. increasing speed, timing
  • dispatch
  • expedition
  • hastening
  • hurrying
  • quickening
  • speeding up
  • spurring
  • stepping up
  • stimulation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.