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Synonyms for twirl

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  1. kink, twist, twirl(noun)

    a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight

    turn, turn of events, tress, construction, device, gimmick, spin, twist, bend, wrick, twisting, winding, wrench, wind, eddy, whirl, rick, pull, braid, crick, kink, crook, plait

  2. spin, twirl, twist, twisting, whirl(verb)

    the act of rotating rapidly

    "he gave the crank a spin"; "it broke off after much twisting"

    spin, bend, whirl, swirl, wind, twist, straining, convolution, tailspin, kink, braid, offer, wrench, crook, turn of events, tress, pull, winding, plait, vortex, go, crack, pass, construction, device, commotion, fling, torture, distortion, gimmick, turn, twisting, overrefinement, eddy

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

    turn in a twisting or spinning motion

    "The leaves swirled in the autumn wind"

    swirl, tumble, gyrate, birl, eddy, whirl, purl, spin, spin around, reel, whirlpool, whirl around, twiddle, fiddle with

  4. whirl, birl, spin, twirl(verb)

    cause to spin

    "spin a coin"

    swirl, tumble, gyrate, birl, whirl, eddy, reel, purl, spin, birle, spin out, whirlpool, whirl around, twiddle, spin around

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. twirl

    revolve, whirl, turn round

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. twirl(v. a.)

    whirl, revolve, turn rapidly, turn round

  2. twirl(n.)

    whirling, circular motion

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  • girar, piruetaSpanish
  • pyörähdys, pyörähdellä, pyöriäFinnish
  • tourbillonnerFrench
  • sníomhIrish
  • кружиться, вертеть, вращение, вращатьRussian

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