whirr

Whirr - What does it mean?

whirr | |

Whirr vs Thrum - What's the difference?

whirr | thrum | Related terms |

Whirr is a related term of thrum.


As verbs the difference between whirr and thrum

is that whirr is to move or vibrate (something) with a buzzing sound while thrum is to cause a steady rhythmic vibration, usually by plucking or thrum can be to furnish with thrums; to insert tufts in; to fringe.

As nouns the difference between whirr and thrum

is that whirr is a sibilant buzz or vibration; the sound of something in rapid motion while thrum is a thrumming sound; a hum or vibration also fig or thrum can be the ends of the warp threads in a loom which remain unwoven attached to the loom when the web is cut.

Whoosh vs Whirr - What's the difference?

whoosh | whirr |


As nouns the difference between whoosh and whirr

is that whoosh is a breathy sound like that of an object passing at high speed while whirr is a sibilant buzz or vibration; the sound of something in rapid motion.

As verbs the difference between whoosh and whirr

is that whoosh is to make a breathy sound like a whoosh while whirr is to move or vibrate (something) with a buzzing sound.

As an interjection whoosh

is .

Whirr vs Dash - What's the difference?

whirr | dash |


In lang=en terms the difference between whirr and dash

is that whirr is to cause (something) to make such a sound while dash is to complete hastily, usually with down'' or ''off .

As verbs the difference between whirr and dash

is that whirr is to move or vibrate (something) with a buzzing sound while dash is to run quickly or for a short distance.

As nouns the difference between whirr and dash

is that whirr is a sibilant buzz or vibration; the sound of something in rapid motion while dash is (typography) any of the following symbols: (''horizontal bar ).

As an interjection dash is

(euphemistic) damn!.

Whirr vs Whirampflash - What's the difference?

whirr | whirampflash |

Whirr vs Whirs - What's the difference?

whirr | whirs |


As nouns the difference between whirr and whirs

is that whirr is a sibilant buzz or vibration; the sound of something in rapid motion while whirs is .

As a verb whirr

is to move or vibrate (something) with a buzzing sound.

Whirr vs Grind - What's the difference?

whirr | grind |


As nouns the difference between whirr and grind

is that whirr is a sibilant buzz or vibration; the sound of something in rapid motion while grind is .

As a verb whirr

is to move or vibrate (something) with a buzzing sound.

Whirr vs Shirr - What's the difference?

whirr | shirr |


As verbs the difference between whirr and shirr

is that whirr is to move or vibrate (something) with a buzzing sound while shirr is (us|sewing) to make gathers in textiles by drawing together parallel threads.

As nouns the difference between whirr and shirr

is that whirr is a sibilant buzz or vibration; the sound of something in rapid motion while shirr is (sewing) a shirring.

Whirl vs Whirr - What's the difference?

whirl | whirr |


As verbs the difference between whirl and whirr

is that whirl is (label) to rotate, revolve, spin or turn rapidly while whirr is to move or vibrate (something) with a buzzing sound.

As nouns the difference between whirl and whirr

is that whirl is an act of whirling while whirr is a sibilant buzz or vibration; the sound of something in rapid motion.

Chirr vs Whirr - What's the difference?

chirr | whirr |


In lang=en terms the difference between chirr and whirr

is that chirr is to make a prolonged trilling sound of an insect (eg a grasshopper, a cicada) while whirr is to cause (something) to make such a sound.

As verbs the difference between chirr and whirr

is that chirr is to make a prolonged trilling sound of an insect (eg a grasshopper, a cicada) while whirr is to move or vibrate (something) with a buzzing sound.

As nouns the difference between chirr and whirr

is that chirr is the trilled sound made by an insect while whirr is a sibilant buzz or vibration; the sound of something in rapid motion.

Pages