How to use pur in a sentence
The cat ceased snarling and presently began a loud purring which seemed to increase in timbre as he stroked her.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As he was dying,” Shafi recalls, “he made like a purring sound—like a cat.
Fisher practically began purring as Gunn came over and massaged her tiny feet.
By the time he reached the bridge the cylinders were purring softly and the Comet was going like a limited express.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
They wait patiently until his task is done, all the time purring gently and rhythmically in a sort of sotto voce accompaniment.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
With the lights on full he went purring down the street in the misty fog, pleased with himself and his mission.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
There never yet was the ghost of any lost thing that couldn't be tamed into a purring household pet.Molly Make-Believe|Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
Her voice had the soft, purring quality in it again, and she lowered her head in the mute Malay obeisance.The Argus Pheasant|John Charles Beecham