There was the whirr of an electric bell, and she knew that Anthony had come.
A rabbit or two scuttled away, and a pheasant flew off with a whirr.
One of his sounds or calls is like the buzz of a reel or the whirr of an alarm-clock.
The whirr of that arrow lived in Roger's mind the rest of his days.
As he was lifting it off the fire he heard a whirr of wings above his head.