whur


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Whur \Whur\, v. i. [Probably of imitative origin. Cf. Hurr,
   Hurry, Whir.]
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   1. To make a rough, humming sound, like one who pronounces
      the letter r with too much force; to whir; to birr.
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   2. To snarl or growl, as a dog. --Halliwell.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Whur \Whur\, n.
   A humming or whirring sound, like that of a body moving
   through the air with velocity; a whir.
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