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purr

US [pɜr]
UK [pɜː(r)]
  • v.(猫)发出呼噜声;轰隆作响;轰鸣着移动
  • n.咕噜咕噜的响声
  • Web咕噜咕噜叫;猫叫;咕噜咕噜声
Simple Present:purrs  Present Participle:purring  Past Tense:purred  
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v.
1.
[i]
(猫)发出呼噜声,惬意地打呼噜when a catpurrs , it makes a low continuous sound in the throat, especially when it is happy or comfortable
2.
[i]
轰隆作响;轰鸣着移动to make a low continuous sound; to move making such a sound
a purring engine
轰隆作响的发动机
The car purred away.
汽车咕隆着开走了。
3.
[i][t]
(+ speech)
(愉快或满意地)低沉柔和地讲话;轻声招呼to speak in a low and gentle voice, for example to show you are happy or satisfied, or because you want to attract sb or get them to do sth
He was purring with satisfaction.
他满足地轻声低语。

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