"pur" Definition

  1. v. i. To utter a low, murmuring, continued sound, as a cat does when pleased.
  2. v. t. To signify or express by purring.
  3. n. The low, murmuring sound made by a cat to express contentment or pleasure.

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Position in dictionary: 79808 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. i., v. t., n.,
Words that start with "pur": 150
Words that end with "pur": 8
Words that contain "pur": 258
Next words in dictionary: purana, puranic, purbeck beds, purbeck stone, purblind
Previous words in dictionary: puppyism, puppyish, puppying, puppyhood, puppy

English Dictionary Definition of pur

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