Argue or debate with, as in You'd never know they were happily married, because they're constantly sparring with each other. [Early 1600s]
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Spar has a new book titled The Baby Business: How Money, Science and Politics Drive the Commerce of Conception.
Asked if the ability to reproduce should be a human right, Spar said she would leave that for the philosophers to think about.
The Caiman offers a range of option packages, from bristling-with-machine-guns, to monster-truck-field-hospital.
But an island any less menacing would fail to breed a villain who could hope to spar with James Bond.
He referred to this risky state of affairs as “the babushka-with-uranium-in-the-chicken-shed” problem.Fired From Los Alamos for Pushing Obama's Nuclear Agenda|Center for Public Integrity|July 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The little shoe, whose silken laces had become loose in walking, lay in the road covered-with dust.Honey-Bee|Anatole France
Presently the bowman uttered a thrilling shout, for, through the turmoil of dashing spray, he saw the man clinging to a spar!The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands|R.M. Ballantyne
The canvas was torn from the yards, and spar after spar fell, until nothing but the masts remained.The Whale and the Grasshopper|Seumas O'Brien
This garrison arrived at the moment when the insurgents, confiding on the Governor's promise, were with-drawing.The Border Rifles|Gustave Aimard
On the third round the sail was pulled down and the spar housed, but it was too late in the day to pick up the first flight.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.