verb (used with object), spragged, sprag·ging.
verb (used without object), spragged, sprag·ging.
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Sprag, sprag, n. a piece of wood used to lock a wheel: a punch-prop in mining.
Next instant (to make quite sure) I jumped out, ran to the front, and lowered the sprag.The Lightning Conductor|C. N. Williamson
For all that, it's a sheer impossibility that you should guess who put a sprag in the wheel of Hilton's chariot.The Strange Case of Mortimer Fenley|Louis Tracy
Conclusion; with a testimonial of commodore Sprag in behalf of the assembly.