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Synonyms for whirlwind
ˈʰwɜrlˌwɪnd, ˈwɜrl-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. whirlwind(noun)

    a more or less vertical column of air whirling around itself as it moves over the surface of the Earth

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. whirlwind(n)

    Synonyms:
    cyclone, typhoon

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    vorticity, vortex, storm, maelstrom, cyclone, tornado, whirlpool, eddy, flurry, swirl

How to pronounce whirlwind?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say whirlwind in sign language?

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How to use whirlwind in a sentence?

  1. Scott Walker:

    [ Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wisc. ] was confronted by a family of an undocumented worker in Scott Walker childhood hometown of Plainfield, Iowa during one of the final stops of his whirlwind presidential campaign launch tour on Sunday. Jose Flores, an undocumented immigrant who calls Wisconsin home, was accompanied by Jose Flores 13-year-old daughter Leslie and 7-year-old son Luis, both of whom were born in the United States and naturalized citizens … Shaking Flores ’ hand, Scott Walker said Jose Flores ‘ completely sympathize [ s ] with the situation you’re all in and others are in ’ but … ‘ The fact is, we’re a nation of laws, and unfortunately, the president last year, after saying 22 times before last year that he could n’t make the law himself, he said he was n’t the emperor … he decided to change the law even though the courts announced that you ca n’t do that. ’.

  2. Chief Justice John Roberts:

    This morning, Senator Schumer spoke at arally in front of the Supreme Court whilea case wasbeing argued inside, senator Schumer referred to two Members of the Court by name and said he wanted to tell them that, You have released the whirlwind, and you will pay the price. You will not know what hit you ifyou go forward with these awful decisions.

  3. Tim Smith:

    You had a program that took place in an isolated part of the school where there was nobody there to control the situation, then you couple that with the fact that the school never screened her post-brain surgery, she also had a home front situation that was troubled with her husband having been arrested and she was taking care of the kids herself. You had a whirlwind of events that led to this victimization of her.

  4. Jamie Lynn Spears:

    Last year was my first time releasing an EP, and that was a whirlwind, i didn’t really know what to expect, and I was really pleased with the way everything went as far as doing that my first time independently. But this year, it’s kind of time to say, ‘Okay, you’ve been through the first round of understanding the whole process,’ and give me some time to think about what I want to say with my next project. That’s what I’m doing right now. I’ve been in Nashville writing a good bit, but I’m also digging through my catalog, digging through some old songs and just trying to figure out what my next message is gonna be.

  5. Dejan Stojanovic:

    A smiling lie is a whirlwind, easy to enter, but hard to escape.


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