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verb (used without object)
  1. to make a low, purring sound, as a cat.
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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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Examples from the Web for curring

Historical Examples of curring

  • The Virginia way of curring Hams is the following, dissolve two oz.

    The New England Cook Book, or Young Housekeeper's Guide