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Turkish translation of “purr”

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purr

verb [I]
 
 
/pɜːr/
CAT If a cat purrs, it makes a soft sound in its throat to show pleasure.
(kedi) mırlamak, mırıldamak
Animal (non-human) sounds
PERSON to talk in a soft, low voice
mırıldanmak, alçak ve yumuşak bir ses tonuyla konuşmak
Ways of talking
CAR If a car purrs, its engine is very smooth and makes a soft sound.
(motor) vınlamak, düzenli/saat gibi çalışmak
Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of purr from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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