Synonyms for purr
- 1. purr, sound
- usage: a low vibrating sound typical of a contented cat
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- 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
See also: purr (Dictionary)