Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A catarrh.
  • n. A purr (produced by any animal).
  • v. To purr.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A catarrh.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See mur.
  • To purr as a cat.

Etymologies

Probably from murrain. (Wiktionary)
Imitative. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Poor merriehaskell should be able to sympathize, since porphyrin and I were calling her "murr" and it ought to have been "mare."

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  • November 30, 2009 at 11:31 pm i am thankful for whoever did that murr-kitty…

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  • December 17, 2007 at 3:25 pm murr? whut the heck am i suppozed to do wit stoopy murrr?

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  • After the usual courtesies and salutations, the young man's father asks, on behalf of his son, for the young lady's hand; and, if the answer is favourable, the suitor places a square lump of yak _murr_ (yak butter) on his betrothed's forehead.

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  • Some of the ears of barley were ornamented with imitation leaves of _murr_ (butter), coloured red, blue and yellow.

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  • Actually I think the proper term, in major parts of Punjab is "Kuttay murr gayy hain", literally, "The dogs have died".

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  • Slide 18:  Horasani i murr parat dhe pati ndërmend të shkoj, por kur arriti tek dera tha: O plak, babai më vdiq, Allahu e mëshiroftë, dhe prapa i la 3000 dinarë dhe më tha mua: Nxjerre një të tretën e këtyre parave dhe jepja personit që më së shumti i meriton ato.

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  • An American reporter sent me this: "so you didnt hear this from me, because it was off the record, but general fallon, the recently fired head of centcom, told me at a conference this past weekend that he had not been impressed with general sleiman and that he didnt have the right 'vision' for lebanon, but that he would have preferred elias murr for the job of president but unfortunately murr was a greek orthodox so he couldnt be president. on a different subject, fallon also praised ethiopian leader meles, who is a really brutal dictator but who invaded somalia on our behalf. he said meles was trying to do the right thing and that his army chief was a really good guy too"

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  • (murr-OW-ski), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration senior scientist who headed the federal team.

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  • a gun pointed at his ... jnoubi: shut up fadi even elias murr is now with hezbollah next thing you no geagea is gonna say the same thing and ...

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