Spur (someone) on

Do you know the English expression “to spur (someone) on“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Robin: What spurred you on to build your business?

Bella: Having children spurred me on. I want to give them a good future.

Does it mean:

a) encourage someone

b) discourage someone

c) annoy someone

d) doubt someone

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: a) encourage someone