Results for whirl

Definitions of whirl:

part of speech: noun

A turning with rapidity: anything that turns with velocity.

part of speech: noun

Rapid rotation; anything that moves or is turned with velocity on an axis or centre; a whirl or whorl, in conch., a wreath or single turn of the spire of a univalve shell, such as that of the garden snail.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To revolve rapidly.

part of speech: verb transitive

To turn round rapidly.

part of speech: verb transitive

To cause to turn round rapidly.

part of speech: verb

To move round with a whir; to turn round rapidly.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To turn or move round with great speed; move along swiftly, especially on wheels.

part of speech: noun

A rapid turning round; rapid rotation or circular motion.

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