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dorr


dorr


  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dor  \Dor\,  v.  t. 
  To  make  a  fool  of  to  deceive.  [Obs.]  [Written  also  {dorr}.] 
  --B.  Jonson 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dor  \Dor\,  n.  [Cf.  AS  dora  drone,  locust,  D.  tor  beetle,  L. 
  taurus  a  kind  of  beetle.  Cf  {Dormouse}.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  large  European  scaraboid  beetle  ({Geotrupes  stercorarius}), 
  which  makes  a  droning  noise  while  flying.  The  name  is  also 
  applied  to  allied  American  species,  as  the  {June  bug}.  Called 
  also  {dorr},  {dorbeetle},  or  {dorrbeetle},  {dorbug}, 
  {dorrfly},  and  {buzzard  clock}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dorr  \Dorr\,  n. 
  The  dorbeetle;  also  a  drone  or  an  idler.  See  1st  {Dor}. 
  --Robynson  (More's  Utopia). 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dorr  \Dorr\,  v.  t. 
  1.  To  deceive.  [Obs.]  See  {Dor},  v.  t. 
 
  2.  To  deafen  with  noise.  [Obs.]  --Halliwell. 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Dorr,  MI 
  Zip  code(s):  49323