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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: purring

Deutsch Englisch
schnurrend purring
säuselnd (leise, mit verstellter Stimme) purring
säuselnde Stimme {f}Femininum (die) purring voice
schnurrende Katze {f}Femininum (die) purring cat


Beispielsätze

She is such a dear quiet thing,’ Alice went on, half to herself, as she swam lazily about in the pool, ‘and she sits purring so nicely by the fire, licking her paws and washing her face—and she is such a nice soft thing to nurse—and she’s such a capital one for catching mice—oh, I beg your pardon!’
PHILIP DRUNK AND PHILIP SOBER: (Their lawnmowers purring with a rigadoon of grasshalms.)
The drum turns purring in low hesitation waltz.
Cecco, bravest of the brave, cowered before his captain, crying “No, no”; but Hook was purring to his claw.
“I think I heard you volunteer, Starkey,” said Hook, purring again.
I heard a noise behind me like that of a dozen stocking-weavers at work; and turning my head, I found it proceeded from the purring of that animal, who seemed to be three times larger than an ox, as I computed by the view of her head, and one of her paws, while her mistress was feeding and stroking her.
Mary took the kettle to the well, and soon reappearing, placed it over the stove, where it was soon purring and steaming, a sort of censer of hospitality and good cheer.


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