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A state of confusion; a tumult:
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  1. A state of confusion; a tumult:
  2. A round of parties, etc., one after another
  3. (Informal) A brief or experimental try:
Rotation; spin, turn, twirl, etc.
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  1. Rotation; spin, turn, twirl, etc.
  2. A change in direction; a turn:
  3. An unexpected change in a process or a departure from a pattern, often producing a distortion or perversion:
A sudden rushing motion like that of a great wave:
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  1. A sudden rushing motion like that of a great wave:
  2. A movement of or like that of a mass of water; violent rolling, sweeping, or swelling motion
  3. The forward and backward motion of a ship subjected to wave action.
A spinning or rotating movement
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  1. A spinning or rotating movement
  2. A ride or pleasure trip in a motor vehicle
  3. A particular emphasis or slant imparted to information in order to create a desired effect, such as a favorable public image for a politician
A series of connected pipes in rows or coils
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  1. A series of connected pipes in rows or coils
  2. A single turn of a coiled figure
  3. A series of connected spirals or concentric rings formed by gathering or winding:
A form that coils or spirals; a curl or swirl:
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  1. A form that coils or spirals; a curl or swirl:
  2. A single turn of a spiral shell of a mollusk.
  3. Any of the circular ridges that form the design of a fingerprint
A contortion or distortion of the body, especially the face.
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  1. A contortion or distortion of the body, especially the face.
  2. A change in direction; a turn:
  3. An unexpected change in a process or a departure from a pattern, often producing a distortion or perversion:
A coil or ringlet of hair.
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  1. A coil or ringlet of hair.
  2. A little coil of hair; ringlet
  3. (Sports) A weightlifting exercise using one or two hands, in which a weight held at the thigh or to the side of the body is raised to the chest or shoulder and then lowered without moving the upper arms, shoulders, or back.
A state of mental confusion or giddiness; dizziness:
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  1. A state of mental confusion or giddiness; dizziness:
  2. (Informal) A brief or experimental try:
  3. A round of parties, etc., one after another
To move with a circular motion against the main current; move in an eddy
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  1. To move with a circular motion against the main current; move in an eddy
  2. (Intransitive) To form an eddy; to move in, or as if in, an eddy; to move in a circle.
  3. A current, as of water or air, moving in a direction that is different from that of the main current. Eddies generally involve circular motion; unstable patterns of eddies are often called turbulence .
To move rapidly in a circular manner or as in an orbit; circle swiftly
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  1. To move rapidly in a circular manner or as in an orbit; circle swiftly
  2. To cause to move with a spinning motion:
  3. To move, carry, drive, etc. with a rotating motion
To improve one's performance suddenly, especially in bettering one's standing in a competition.
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  1. To improve one's performance suddenly, especially in bettering one's standing in a competition.
  2. To rise and move in a billowing or swelling manner.
  3. To have a heavy, violent swelling motion; move in or as in a surge or surges
A current, as of water or air, moving in a direction that is different from that of the main current. Eddies generally involve circular motion; unstable patterns of eddies are often called turbulence .
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  1. A current, as of water or air, moving in a direction that is different from that of the main current. Eddies generally involve circular motion; unstable patterns of eddies are often called turbulence .
  2. To move with a circular motion against the main current; move in an eddy
  3. To move in or as if in an eddy or eddies:
To turn rapidly, changing direction; wheel:
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  1. To turn rapidly, changing direction; wheel:
  2. To cause to move with a spinning motion:
  3. To move, carry, drive, etc. with a rotating motion
To whirl or rotate swiftly
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  1. To whirl or rotate swiftly
  2. To relate or create:
  3. To spin thread or yarn
To rotate rapidly; spin
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  1. To rotate rapidly; spin
  2. To twist or coil
  3. To move or spin around rapidly, suddenly, or repeatedly:
To rotate or spin fast; gyrate
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  1. To rotate or spin fast; gyrate
  2. To turn rapidly, changing direction; wheel:
  3. To move rapidly in a circular manner or as in an orbit; circle swiftly
To feel dizzy; have a sensation of spinning or whirling
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  1. To feel dizzy; have a sensation of spinning or whirling
  2. To feel dizzy:
  3. To give way or fall back; sway, waver, or stagger as from being struck
To relate or create:
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  1. To relate or create:
  2. To provide an interpretation of (a statement or event, for example), especially in a way meant to sway public opinion:
  3. To cause to rotate swiftly; twirl:
To have too much room, as within an ill-fitting item of apparel
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  1. To have too much room, as within an ill-fitting item of apparel
  2. To move through or on top of water by moving the limbs, fins, or tail or by undulating the body:
  3. To cause to swim or float
To turn rapidly, changing direction; wheel:
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  1. To turn rapidly, changing direction; wheel:
  2. To move, carry, drive, etc. with a rotating motion
  3. To move rapidly in a circular manner or as in an orbit; circle swiftly
Find another word for swirl. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for swirl, like: whirl, twist, surge, spin, coil, whorl, twist, curl, whirl, eddy and whirl.