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English Dictionary: whirred by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Whir \Whir\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Whirred}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Whirring}.] [Perhaps of imitative origin; cf. D. hvirre to
      whirl, and E. hurr, hurry, whirl. [?][?][?].]
      To whirl round, or revolve, with a whizzing noise; to fly or
      more quickly with a buzzing or whizzing sound; to whiz.
               The partridge bursts away on whirring wings. --Beattie.
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