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spare

1. a spare tyre
2. Tenpin bowling
a. the act of knocking down all the pins with the two bowls of a single frame
b. the score thus made
References in classic literature ?
He would have been spared, and she would have been spared, the shock that had so cruelly assailed them both.
If I had not consented to let that unfortunate man refer to me by name, the late Lord Montbarry would never have engaged him, and his wife would have been spared the misery and suspense from which she is suffering now.
I wish you good-bye, sir, and thank you for the time you've spared me.