Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: purr

Schnurren {n}Neutrum (das) (einer Katze)
Summen {n}Neutrum (das) (z. B. eines Motors)
Surren {n}Neutrum (das) (z. B. eines Ventilators)
Säuseln {n}Neutrum (das) (leises Sprechen [mit verstellter Stimme])


At such times, under an abated sun; afloat all day upon smooth, slow heaving swells; seated in his boat, light as a birch canoe; and so sociably mixing with the soft waves themselves, that like hearth-stone cats they purr against the gunwale; these are the times of dreamy quietude, when beholding the tranquil beauty and brilliancy of the ocean’s skin, one forgets the tiger heart that pants beneath it; and would not willingly remember, that this velvet paw but conceals a remorseless fang.
The scene and all its belongings, how they seize and affect me, The sad sharp-chinn'd old man with worn clothes and broad shoulder-band of leather, Myself effusing and fluid, a phantom curiously floating, now here absorb'd and arrested, The group, (an unminded point set in a vast surrounding,) The attentive, quiet children, the loud, proud, restive base of the streets, The low hoarse purr of the whirling stone, the light-press'd blade, Diffusing, dropping, sideways-darting, in tiny showers of gold, Sparkles from the wheel.
The whine had changed to a sort of humming purr that seemed to come from every quarter of the compass.
The purr grew louder, and ended in the full-throated “Aaarh!”
Sometimes Bagheera the Black Panther would come lounging through the jungle to see how his pet was getting on, and would purr with his head against a tree while Mowgli recited the day’s lesson to Baloo.
John, I think, would have pressed his questions further, but at that moment the loud purr of a motor was audible, and we all turned to the window as it swept past.
‘Your majesty shouldn’t purr so loud,’ Alice said, rubbing her eyes, and addressing the kitten, respectfully, yet with some severity.
‘If they would only purr for “yes” and mew for “no,” or any rule of that sort,’ she had said, ‘so that one could keep up a conversation!

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Deutsch Englisch
säuseln ([mit verstellter Stimme] leise sprechen) to purr
Liebessäuseln {n} amorous purr
schnurren to purr
Schnurren {n} (einer Katze) purr
summen (z. B. Motor) to purr
Summen {n} (z. B. eines Motors) purr
surren (Motor, Ventilator etc.) to purr
Surren {n} (z. B. eines Ventilators) purr
Säuseln {n} (leises Sprechen [mit verstellter Stimme]) purr