[ chuhf-uh l ]
/ ˈtʃʌf əl /
verb (used without object), chuf·fled, chuf·fling.
(of the larger species of cats) to make a low snuffling sound analogous to the purring of smaller cat species, often as a greeting.
such a sound.
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