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 for speir
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Spere \Spere\, v. i. [AS. spyrian to inquire, properly, to
     follow the track; akin to D. speuren, G. sp["u]ren, Icel.
     spyrja. [root]171. See Spoor.]
     To search; to pry; to ask; to inquire. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
     [Written also speer, speir.] --Jamieson.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Speir \Speir\, v. i.
     To ask. See Spere. --Sir W. Scott.
     [1913 Webster]

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