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Synonyms for swirl
swɜrl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. whirl, swirl, vortex, convolution(verb)

    the shape of something rotating rapidly

    Synonyms:
    go, gyrus, fling, spin, twist, crack, twisting, vortex, maelstrom, commotion, whirl, offer, twirl, whirlpool, convolution, pass

  2. twirl, swirl, twiddle, whirl(verb)

    turn in a twisting or spinning motion

    "The leaves swirled in the autumn wind"

    Synonyms:
    tumble, gyrate, birl, eddy, whirl, purl, spin, spin around, reel, twirl, whirlpool, whirl around, twiddle, fiddle with

  3. eddy, purl, whirlpool, swirl, whirl(verb)

    flow in a circular current, of liquids

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    spiral, vortex, vorticity, circle, whirlwind

How to pronounce swirl?

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How to say swirl in sign language?

  1. swirl

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#287438sough

How to use swirl in a sentence?

  1. Greg Owen:

    It was tough out there, the greens are firm, quick and the wind tends to swirl around here.


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