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English definition of “burr”

burr

noun [C usually singular] (SOUND)    /bɜːr/ US  /bɝː/
a way of speaking English in which the 'r' sound is more noticeable than usual: He spoke in a soft West Country burr.Ways of speakingSounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of burr noun (SOUND) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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