Bang, an onomatopoeic word

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Bang, an onomatopoeic word
 

Definition of the onomatopoeic word ‘purr’.

Purr
Pronunciation:
\ˈpər\
Function:
noun
Etymology:
imitative
Date:
1601
: a low vibratory murmur typical of an apparently contented or pleased cat


purr. (2008). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary.
Retrieved May 15, 2008, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/purr
 
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