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purr
American English: /pər/
British English: /pəː/

Translation of purr in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • her Bentley purred up the drive
    su Bentley entró con apenas un susurro del motor
    Example sentences
    • The car zoomed up behind Jack's BMW, its engine purring and the bright sun reflecting off its red chassis.
    • He started the car, and drove off, into the horizon, his car engine purring like a happy kitten.
    • Gwen pulled to a stop in front of the Browning mansion, the Benz's engine purring softly under the shiny silver hood.

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.