or speir, spier
verb (used with or without object)
Origin of speer
Definition for speer (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for speer
Dr. Welner appears to be their star witness, although he might be eclipsed by the widow of Sgt. Speer.
A corner of the paper I tore off, and handed it to Dr. Speer to identify the sheet of paper if necessary.
There's a lass by yon burnside that will do as muckle for you; but dinna bide to speer her leave!The Men of the Moss-Hags|S. R. Crockett
Get bonny Miss Tennant, the lass in the yella frock, to speer him.Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City|S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett
A very detailed account of this incident exists in the handwriting of Dr. Speer.
When light was called for, Mrs. Speer stooped down and picked up the paper.