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Synonyms for eddy
ˈɛd ied·dy

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  1. Eddy, Mary Baker Eddy, Mary Morse Baker Eddynoun

    founder of Christian Science in 1866 (1821-1910)

    Synonyms:
    twist

  2. eddy, twistverb

    a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself

    Synonyms:
    turn, turn of events, tress, construction, device, gimmick, spin, twist, bend, twisting, winding, wrench, wind, whirl, twirl, pull, braid, kink, crook, plait

  3. eddy, purl, whirlpool, swirl, whirlverb

    flow in a circular current, of liquids

    Synonyms:
    swirl, twiddle, gyrate, birl, whirl, sough, tumble, spin, reel, twirl, whirlpool, whirl around, purl, spin around

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. eddynoun

    Synonyms:
    counter-current

  2. eddynoun

    Synonyms:
    whirlpool, vortex

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. eddynoun

    Synonyms:
    vortex, whirlpool

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Eddy":

    Kenichi Koide, Eddie Van

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How to use eddy in a sentence?

  1. Marvin Montes:

    Eddy was there and saw everything.

  2. John Fogerty:

    I thought what I was good at doing was playing real simple guitar licks, since I'd cut my teeth on what Duane Eddy was doing; licks that were simple but had staying power.


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