hirrient

A heavy trilling sound, such as a cat purring

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • hirrient — /hirˈi ənt/ adjective Roughly trilled noun A trilled sound ORIGIN: L hirriēns, entis, prp of hirrīre to snarl …   Useful english dictionary

  • hirrient — adjective Having a strongly trilled sound, like that of a cat purring …   Wiktionary

  • hirrient —   a.,n. trilled (sound), as r …   Dictionary of difficult words

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