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burrs

noun
plural of burr

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a monotonous sound like that of an insect in motion
  • heard the burr of a distant engine

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burrs

verb
present tense third-person singular of burr

Synonyms of burrs (Entry 2 of 2)

to fly, turn, or move rapidly with a fluttering or vibratory sound
  • the pitch burred past the batter's ear

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“Burrs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/burrs. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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