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To mix or spin (ingredients), as in a blender.
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  1. To mix or spin (ingredients), as in a blender.
  2. To move or do something quickly:
  3. To move swiftly with or as with a buzzing or hissing sound
To cause to move with a swishing sound:
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  1. To cause to move with a swishing sound:
  2. To move with a light, brushing sound, as skirts in walking
  3. To move with a sharp, hissing sound, as a cane swung through the air
To cause to move back and forth rapidly:
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  1. To cause to move back and forth rapidly:
  2. To produce (sound) by vibration.
  3. To progress in a given direction while moving back and forth rapidly:
To move, act, or proceed clumsily.
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  1. To move, act, or proceed clumsily.
  2. To speak in a faltering manner.
  3. To say (something) in a faltering manner.
To form a rough edge on
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  1. To form a rough edge on
  2. To speak with a burr.
  3. To pronounce with a burr
To utter or tell (gossip, rumors, etc.) in a buzzing manner
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  1. To utter or tell (gossip, rumors, etc.) in a buzzing manner
  2. To move quickly and busily; bustle.
  3. To move with a buzzing sound
To live in idleness; loaf
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  1. To live in idleness; loaf
  2. To pass or act in a monotonous way.
  3. A male bee, especially a honeybee whose only function is to fertilize the queen. Drones have no stingers, do no work, and do not produce honey.
To emit a continuous low droning sound like that of the speech sound (m) when prolonged.
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  1. To emit a continuous low droning sound like that of the speech sound (m) when prolonged.
  2. To sing (a tune) without opening the lips or forming words.
  3. To emit the continuous droning sound of a bee on the wing; buzz.
To make the buzzing or hissing sound of something moving swiftly through the air
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  1. To make the buzzing or hissing sound of something moving swiftly through the air
  2. To move or do something quickly:
  3. To move swiftly with or as with a buzzing or hissing sound
  1. A confusion, jumble.
  2. A humming or droning sound; a buzz.
A bur; a seed pod with sharp features that stick in fur or clothing.
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  1. A bur; a seed pod with sharp features that stick in fur or clothing.
  2. A rough edge or area remaining on material, such as metal, after it has been cast, cut, or drilled.
  3. A rough humming sound.
(Informal, preceded by the) Major topic of conversation; widespread rumor; information spread behind the scenes.
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  1. (Informal, preceded by the) Major topic of conversation; widespread rumor; information spread behind the scenes.
  2. Talk and comment, attention or excitement, etc. about a phenomenon, person, activity, etc.
  3. (Informal) A rush or feeling of energy or excitement; a feeling of slight intoxication.
An idle person who lives off others; a loafer.
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  1. An idle person who lives off others; a loafer.
  2. A continuous and monotonous humming or buzzing sound
  3. A male bee, especially a honeybee, that is characteristically stingless, performs no work, and produces no honey. Its only function is to mate with the queen bee.
The act of humming.
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  1. The act of humming.
  2. A continuous, murmuring sound
A whirring or hissing sound, as of an object speeding through air.
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  1. A whirring or hissing sound, as of an object speeding through air.
  2. A whizzing sound or movement
  3. (--- Informal) A person who is very quick, adroit, or skilled at something; expert
Find another word for whir. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for whir, like: whiz, swish, vibrate, hum, bumble, burr, buzz, drone, hum, whiz and bumble.