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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CHURR

From twilight till grey does the fern-owl "churr" and fly through the night.

The death of that poor fellow, Churr, clings to him, say what one may.

I saw his mouth open and shut, he hollowed his hands round it, but the churr of the motor and the bees drowned his words.

The only note I have heard it utter is a kind of churr, like the call of the scarlet tanager.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1600, echoic of a grasshopper's trill. Related: Chirred; chirring.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.