[ moor ]

  1. a river in S central Austria, NE Slovenia, and N Croatia, flowing NE and SE to the Drava River. 300 miles (483 km) long.

  • Also Mu·ra [moor-uh]. /ˈmʊər ə/.

Words Nearby Mur Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use Mur in a sentence

  • Na-Mur´, strongly fortified town, at the confluence of the Sambre and Meuse.

  • Procope ajoute: 'Personne n'a os rparer ce Mur, et il reste encore dans le mme tat.'

    Walks in Rome | Augustus J.C. Hare
  • Mur No, no, no, if you did but know the hope of seeing you has roused all the manhood that drink and misery has left me.

    Our American Cousin | Tom Taylor
  • Mur That's a cabinet where his father kept old deeds, the key he always carries about him.

    Our American Cousin | Tom Taylor
  • Gratz, the capital, is a charming city with an excellent university, and lies on the River Mur.

    Our Little Austrian Cousin | Florence E. Mendel