How to Pronounce spurs?

Correct pronunciation for the word "spurs" is [spˈɜːz], [spˈɜːz], [s_p_ˈɜː_z].

"Spurs" in context

The term "spurs" usually refers to the metal points that are worn on the heels of the boots of a horse rider. Spurs were once a military command tool but later became more widely used as part of a weapons system in sport. Spurs are now typically worn by riders in competitive equestrian events in order to make the horse responsive to the lightest command from its rider.

The design of spurs takes into account both form and function.

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