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verb [intransitive] whir pronunciation in British English /wɜː(r)/
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present tense
I/you/we/theywhir
he/she/itwhirs
present participlewhirring
past tensewhirred
past participlewhirred
  1. to make a fast repeated quiet sound

    A flock of birds rose in front of him, their wings whirring.

    All around the room, computers whirred and buzzed.

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whir

 whir pronunciation in British English noun [singular]

conlang

… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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spogs

spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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