HyperDic: birr

English > 3 senses of the word birr:
NOUNquantitybirrthe basic unit of money in Ethiopia
eventbirr, whir, whirr, whirringsound of something in rapid motion
VERBperceptionbirr, whizz, whiz, whirr, whir, purrmake a soft swishing sound
birr > pronunciation
Soundsber'
Rhymesabsorber ... weber / Weber: 72 rhymes with ber...
English > birr: 3 senses > noun 1, quantity
MeaningThe basic unit of money in Ethiopia; equal to 100 cents.
PartscentA fractional monetary unit of several countries
BroaderEthiopian monetary unitmonetary unit in Ethiopia
Spanishbirr
Catalanbirr
English > birr: 3 senses > noun 2, event
Meaningsound of something in rapid motion.
Synonymswhir, whirr, whirring
BroadersoundThe sudden occurrence of an audible event
Spanishrechinamiento, rechino, runrún, zumbido
Verbsbirrmake a soft swishing sound
English > birr: 3 senses > verb 1, perception
Meaningmake a soft swishing sound.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymswhizz, whiz, whirr, whir, purr
Broadersound, gomake a certain noise or sound
Spanishronronear, silbar, zumbar
Catalanbonir, brumir, brunzir, xiular
Nounsbirrsound of something in rapid motion

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