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spoor

 (spo͝or)
n.
1. The track or trail of an animal or person.
2. The footprints or other signs left by an animal or person, considered as a group: found fresh spoor.
tr.v. spoored, spoor·ing, spoors
To track (an animal or person) by following the spoor.

[Afrikaans, from Middle Dutch; see sperə- in Indo-European roots.]

spoor

(spʊə; spɔː)
n
(Hunting) the trail of an animal or person, esp as discernible to the human eye
vb
(Hunting) to track (an animal) by following its trail
[C19: from Afrikaans, from Middle Dutch spor; related to Old English spor track, Old High German spor; see spur]
ˈspoorer n

spoor

(spʊər, spɔr, spoʊr)

n.
1. a track or trail, esp. of a wild animal.
v.t.
2. to track by a spoor.
v.i.
3. to track an animal by a spoor.
[1815–25; < Afrikaans spoor < Dutch]

spoor


Past participle: spoored
Gerund: spooring

Imperative
spoor
spoor
Present
I spoor
you spoor
he/she/it spoors
we spoor
you spoor
they spoor
Preterite
I spoored
you spoored
he/she/it spoored
we spoored
you spoored
they spoored
Present Continuous
I am spooring
you are spooring
he/she/it is spooring
we are spooring
you are spooring
they are spooring
Present Perfect
I have spoored
you have spoored
he/she/it has spoored
we have spoored
you have spoored
they have spoored
Past Continuous
I was spooring
you were spooring
he/she/it was spooring
we were spooring
you were spooring
they were spooring
Past Perfect
I had spoored
you had spoored
he/she/it had spoored
we had spoored
you had spoored
they had spoored
Future
I will spoor
you will spoor
he/she/it will spoor
we will spoor
you will spoor
they will spoor
Future Perfect
I will have spoored
you will have spoored
he/she/it will have spoored
we will have spoored
you will have spoored
they will have spoored
Future Continuous
I will be spooring
you will be spooring
he/she/it will be spooring
we will be spooring
you will be spooring
they will be spooring
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been spooring
you have been spooring
he/she/it has been spooring
we have been spooring
you have been spooring
they have been spooring
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been spooring
you will have been spooring
he/she/it will have been spooring
we will have been spooring
you will have been spooring
they will have been spooring
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been spooring
you had been spooring
he/she/it had been spooring
we had been spooring
you had been spooring
they had been spooring
Conditional
I would spoor
you would spoor
he/she/it would spoor
we would spoor
you would spoor
they would spoor
Past Conditional
I would have spoored
you would have spoored
he/she/it would have spoored
we would have spoored
you would have spoored
they would have spoored
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spoor - the trail left by a person or an animal; what the hunter follows in pursuing game; "the hounds followed the fox's spoor"
trail - a track or mark left by something that has passed; "there as a trail of blood"; "a tear left its trail on her cheek"

spoor

noun
Evidence of passage left along a course followed by a hunted animal or fugitive:
Translations

spoor

[spʊəʳ] Npista f, rastro m

spoor

[ˈspʊər] n [animal] → traces fpl

spoor

[spʊəʳ] ntraccia, pista