Definition of skirr in English:
verb[no object] rare
Move rapidly, especially with a whirring sound: five dark birds rose skirring away
More example sentences
- His chuckle was as affable and reassuring as the skirr of a buzz-saw.
- Only two days on the job, but 18-year-old Talia already knows the drill as her green mountain bike skirrs over potholes in turbid laneways.
- Whereupon, a spandrel skirrs, having put the ‘maze’ in paronomasia.
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