on the spur of the moment


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Related to on the spur of the moment: thick and fast, pillar to post
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Adv.1.on the spur of the moment - on impulse; without premeditation; "he decided to go to Chicago on the spur of the moment"; "he made up his mind suddenly"
Translations
إرْتِجالا، بِدون إعْداد
z okamžitého popudu
efter en pludselig indskydelse
pillanat: a pillanat hatása alatt
fyrirvaralaust
z momentálneho popudu
önceden tasarlamadan

spur

(spəː) noun
1. a small instrument with a sharp point or points that a rider wears on his heels and digs into the horse's sides to make it go faster.
2. anything that urges a person to make greater efforts. He was driven on by the spur of ambition.
on the spur of the moment
suddenly; without previous planning. We decided to go to Paris on the spur of the moment.
spur on
to urge a horse to go faster, using spurs, or a person to make greater efforts. He spurred his horse on; The thought of the prize spurred her on.