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Synonyms for purr

Noun

1. purr, sound
usage: a low vibrating sound typical of a contented cat

Verb

1. whizz, whiz, whirr, whir, birr, purr, sound, go
usage: make a soft swishing sound; "the motor whirred"; "the car engine purred"
2. purr, make vibrant sounds, resonate, vibrate
usage: indicate pleasure by purring; characteristic of cats
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