purr

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
purr

Plural
purrs

  1. A purr is the sound a cat makes when it is relaxed.

Verb[change]

Plain form
purr

Third-person singular
purrs

Past tense
purred

Past participle
purred

Present participle
purring

  1. If a cat purrs, it makes a sound showing that it is relaxed.
    It was a lazy afternoon and the cat purred before going to sleep on the sofa.