[ kur ]
/ kɜr /
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verb (used without object)
to make a low, purring sound, as a cat.
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Which of the following words means “to make a crackling sound; crackle”?
Origin of curr
1670–80; akin to Old Norse kurra to grumble, murmur, Middle High German kurren,Middle Dutch curren to growl
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How to use curr in a sentence
The Virginia way of curring Hams is the following, dissolve two oz.