Whirlpool synonyms

wûrl'po͝ol', hwûrl'-
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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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A whirling mass of water or air that sucks everything near it toward its center.
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An underwater current flowing strongly away from shore, usually caused by the seaward return of water from waves that have broken against the shore.
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A current which flows under the surface
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A swirling motion; whirl; eddy
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Any violent or turbulent situation.
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Plural form of rapid
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(Place, proper) A dangerous rock on the Italian side of the Straits of Messina, opposite the whirlpool Charybdis: in classical mythology both Scylla and Charybdis were personified as female monsters
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A whirlpool off the Sicilian coast, opposite the cave of Scylla.
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Any of the four natural phenomena involving the interaction between particles of matter. From the strongest to the weakest, the four forces are the strong nuclear force , the electromagnetic force , the weak nuclear force , and gravity .
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Turmoil is defined as a state of upset and confusion.
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(--- Bot.) A circular growth of leaves, petals, etc. about the same point on a stem
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The definition of a bustle is a poof of fabric at the back of a skirt or dress.
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A brief fluctuation in stock market prices or increase in trading
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A stirring, mixing, or poking movement:
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(Informal) A short trip or ride.
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Lack of agitation or excitement; tranquillity; serenity
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To move in eddies; swirl
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Find another word for whirlpool. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for whirlpool, like: eddy, vortex, undertow, undercurrent, swirl, maelstrom, rapids, scylla, charybdis, force and turmoil.