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Burr (IPA: /ˈbɝ/)


Burr (n.)

Any rough or prickly envelope of the seeds of plants, whether a pericarp, a persistent calyx, or an involucre, as of the chestnut and burdock. Also, any weed which bears burs.

Burr (n.)

The thin ridge left by a tool in cutting or shaping metal. See Burr, n., 2.

Burr (n.)

A ring of iron on a lance or spear. See Burr, n., 4.

Burr (n.)

The lobe of the ear. See Burr, n., 5.

Burr (n.)

The sweetbread.

Burr (n.)

A clinker; a partially vitrified brick.

Burr (n.)

A small circular saw.

Burr (n.)

A triangular chisel.

Burr (n.)

A drill with a serrated head larger than the shank; -- used by dentists.

Burr (n.)

The round knob of an antler next to a deer's head.

Burr (n.)

A prickly seed vessel. See Bur, 1.

Burr (n.)

The thin edge or ridge left by a tool in cutting or shaping metal, as in turning, engraving, pressing, etc.; also, the rough neck left on a bullet in casting.

Burr (n.)

A thin flat piece of metal, formed from a sheet by punching; a small washer put on the end of a rivet before it is swaged down.

Burr (n.)

A broad iron ring on a tilting lance just below the gripe, to prevent the hand from slipping.

Burr (n.)

The lobe or lap of the ear.

Burr (n.)

A guttural pronounciation of the letter r, produced by trilling the extremity of the soft palate against the back part of the tongue; rotacism; -- often called the Newcastle, Northumberland, or Tweedside, burr.

Burr (n.)

The knot at the bottom of an antler. See Bur, n., 8.

Burr (v. i.)

To speak with burr; to make a hoarse or guttural murmur.

Burr ()

See Buhrstone.

Burr

Raised edge or small pieces of material remaining attached to a workpiece after a modification process

Burr

Settlement in Nebraska, USA

Burr

Novel by Gore Vidal

Burr

Small cutting tools

Burr

Unincorporated community in Wharton County, Texas

Burr Synonyms

Bur

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Bur

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Burr, Aaron Burr

Burr Synonyms

Bur

Burr Rhymes

Bir, Birr, Blur, Bur, Burr, Cur, Der, Dirr, Duhr, Durr, Err, Eure, Fer, Feur, Fir, Fleur, Fluhr, Fur, Furr, Furrh, Gurr, Hur, Jerr, Ker, Kerr, Kuhr, Luhr, Mer, Murr, Myrrh, Nurre, Per, Pere, Pur, Purr, Scher, Schnur, Schnurr, Schreur, Schur, Schurr, Schwer, Sher, Shir, Shirr, Shur, Shurr, Sir, Slur, Spur, Spurr, Stir, Stuhr, Sur, Swor, Ter, Thur, Ur, We're, Were, Whirr

Abjure, Adjure, Chauffeur, Chesshir, Cofer, Concur, Confer, Credeur, Defer, Defleur, Demur, Deter, Dufur, Esquer, Francoeur, Incur, Infer, Inter, Lafleur, Liqueur, Mccur, Mcgirr, Monsieur, Occur, Payeur, Prefer, Ramseur, Recur, Refer, Shor, Transfer

Connoisseur, Redifer, Reoccur, Saboteur

Entrepreneur, Restaurateur

Burr (Last Name / Surname)

Burr is the #2,323 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 15,703 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Burr in Spanish is Rebaba


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