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purr

noun

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a monotonous sound like that of an insect in motion
  • listened to the reassuring purr of the car engine

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purr

verb

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The first known use of purr was circa 1616

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“Purr.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/purr. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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