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  Definition of Whirr
  1. sound of something in rapid motion; "whir of a bird''s wings"; "the whir of the propellers"
  2. make a vibrant sound, as of some birds
  3. make a soft swishing sound; "the motor whirred"; "the car engine purred"
Similar Words: whir, whirring, birr, churr, whizz, whiz, purr

 

Derivational Morphology: whizz, whiz, whir, birr, purr, whirring

 

 
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