Purring in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Purring

present participle of purr | A sound that purrs. | (sports) Synonym of shin-kicking

Short Example Sentences for Purring

  • 1. Suddenly a faint purring noise came to his ears. 🔊
  • 2. It snuggled down against her shoulder, purring loudly. 🔊
  • 3. Martin Luther was a proud and purring mother. 🔊
  • 4. Suddenly I heard the purring of Boche planes overhead. 🔊
  • 5. And her low voice mingled pleasantly with the purring of their ski. 🔊
  • 6. Straight ahead of him he heard the faint purring of a muffled motor. 🔊
  • 7. She was as hard to read as a purring cat, but that did not matter. 🔊
  • 8. She seems more like a dainty little kitten purring close to its master. 🔊
  • 9. All but purring with satisfaction and relief, Calendar halted. 🔊
  • 10. Mrs. Scone, purring solicitously, supported her into the open air. 🔊

How to use Purring in Sentences?

  • 1. There is nothing that gives a greater sense of comfort than the purring of a cat. 🔊
  • 2. And, clasping the purring cat close in her arms, she was soon back in the land of dreams. 🔊
  • 3. A discreet and feathery purring filled the room as Barres stroked the jet black, silky fur. 🔊
  • 4. It was opened in a moment, and in I popped, purring as loudly as I knew how to. 🔊
  • 5. There was nothing false in these purring pleasantries, with which he amused all correspondents alike. 🔊
  • 6. The breath hissed through his clenched teeth as the goading words fell in the voice of purring softness. 🔊
  • 7. He hurried back to where he had left the motorcycle, and soon was once more purring along the woodland track. 🔊
  • 8. Generally you found purring beside a hydrant a shiny steamer which had beaten the truck by perhaps a dozen seconds. 🔊
  • 9. Jaquetta used to call her a panther of the wilderness, but to my mind there was none of the purring cattish tenderness of the panther. 🔊
  • 10. Her chauffeur drove a monster automobile with a great purring engine that whipped her about the city with the color blown into her cheeks. 🔊
  • 11. To my horror, she reminded me of a pleased, purring kitten that had been stroked in the right direction. 🔊
  • 12. He arched his neck, and rubbed against her, purring as if to show his delight with the news she had told him. 🔊
  • 13. I called her to me; she rubbed herself against me with arched back and extended tail, purring the while with the greatest amiability. 🔊
  • 14. She was purring perhaps a little bit too much for absolute sincerity, but it was pleasant to be met with such apparent cordiality. 🔊
  • 15. The kitten came out of the hut, rubbed purring against me, and at last jumped confidingly into my lap. 🔊
  • 16. They make such a fascinating purring noise coming, ending in a singing scream; you have to jump up and see. 🔊
  • 17. There was gasoline in his tanks and the purring hum of the motor was like a Beethoven symphony to his ears. 🔊
  • 18. A machine that had been purring in the distance passed, slowed up, and stopped a little way beyond the camp. 🔊
  • 19. A cat will stay on your knees a whole evening, purring away, happy in your company and careless of that of its own species. 🔊
  • 20. The little gray house, so close to the purring waves that in storms their spray splashed over its very doorstep, seemed deserted. 🔊
  • 21. From a distant meadow the purring whistle of the whip-poor-will sounded in continuous cadence, like a monotonous and gentle lullaby. 🔊
  • 22. His first impulse was to run at speed toward the purring motor, and to try to locate exactly the position of the hidden wireless station. 🔊
  • 23. Then, just as the picture had appeared, it faded, the lights went out, the purring of the motors ceased. 🔊
  • 24. Jacob read the letter as he sat out amongst his roses, with the engine of his motor-car purring in the street, waiting to take him to town. 🔊
  • 25. She was a small, purring lady, with a tilt of the head, and an insinuating voice of singular clearness, with a question-mark in it. 🔊