Example sentences for: spurring

How can you use “spurring” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In the early 1800s gold and silver were found in the Sierra Madre Mountains, spurring an explosive growth of mining towns, including Talpa de Allende and San Sebastián.

  • ..spurring on his grey steed, Silver.

  • Stephen Moore of the Cato Institute, pooh-poohing the new study, said that the best solution to the problems it raises--assuming they are problems--would be to cut the capital-gains tax, spurring greater investment.

  • Lee's exorcism has supposedly unearthed the "sweet little boy" inside him, spurring ex-wife Pamela Anderson to run back into his tattooed arms--and, apparently, into his bed.

  • With hopes of spurring a “significant movement,” in 1997 the Sloan Foundation bet big on professional master's degrees, eventually spending $11 million on almost 100 programs across the US.


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