Purr, n. The low murmuring sound made by a cat; pur. See Pur.
Purr v. i. & t. To murmur as a cat. See Pur.
Pur, n. The low, murmuring sound made by a cat to express contentment or pleasure. [Written also purr.]
Pur v. i. [imp. & p. p. Purred p. pr. & vb. n. Purring.] To utter a low, murmuring, continued sound, as a cat does when pleased. [Written also purr.]
n : a low vibrating sound typical of a contented cat
v 1: make a soft swishing sound; "the motor whirred"; "the car
engine purred" [syn: whizz, whiz, whirr, whir, birr]
2: indicate pleasure by purring; characteristic of cats [syn: make