Definition of Burr. Meaning of Burr. Synonyms of Burr

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Burr. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Burr and, of course, Burr synonyms and on the right images related to the word Burr.

Definition of Burr

Burr
Burr Burr, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Burred; p. pr. & vb. n. Burring.] To speak with burr; to make a hoarse or guttural murmur. --Mrs. Browning.
Burr
Burr Burr, n. [See Bur.] (Bot.) 1. A prickly seed vessel. See Bur, 1. 2. 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. The graver, in plowing furrows in the surface of the copper, raises corresponding ridges or burrs. --Tomlinson. 3. 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. 4. A broad iron ring on a tilting lance just below the gripe, to prevent the hand from slipping. 5. The lobe or lap of the ear. 6. [Probably of imitative origin.] 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. 7. The knot at the bottom of an antler. See Bur, n., 8.

Meaning of Burr from wikipedia

- Burr may refer to: Burr (edge), deformation of metal wherein a raised edge forms on a metal part which has been machined Burr (cutter), small cutter used...
- Aaron Burr Jr. (February 6, 1756 – September 14, 1836) was an American politician and lawyer. He served as the third vice president of the United States...
- Richard Mauze Burr (born November 30, 1955) is an American politician who is the senior United States Senator from North Carolina, serving since 2005....
- The Burr–Hamilton duel was a duel fought at Weehawken, New Jersey, between Aaron Burr, at that time the sitting Vice President of the United States, and...
- William Frederick Burr (born June 10, 1968) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, producer and podcaster. He created and stars in the Netflix animated...
- William Raymond Stacy Burr (May 21, 1917 – September 12, 1993) was a Canadian-American actor known for his lengthy Hollywood film career and his title...
- Burr (born 9 June 1989) is an English YouTuber and actress, who began posting makeup and fashion videos to her YouTube channel in 2009. In 2017, Burr...
- The Burr conspiracy was a plot alleged to have been planned by Aaron Burr in the years during and after his term as Vice President of the United States...
- of burrs that can be formed from machining operations: Poisson burr, rollover burr, and breakout burr. The rollover burr is the most common. Burrs may...
- Theodosia Burr Alston (June 21, 1783 – January 2 or 3, 1813) was an American socialite and the daughter of the third U.S. Vice President, Aaron Burr, and Theodosia...
Loading...