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Definitions of spar:
- noun: making the motions of attack and defense with the fists and arms; a part of training for a boxer
- noun: a stout rounded pole of wood or metal used to support rigging
- noun: any of various nonmetallic minerals (calcite or feldspar) that are light in color and transparent or translucent and cleavable
- verb: furnish with spars
- verb: fight verbally
Example: "They were sparring all night"
- verb: box lightly
- verb: fight with spurs
Example: "The gamecocks were sparring"
- name: A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #60093)
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