Another word for whirl


convolution, swirl, vortex, whirl - the shape of something rotating rapidly

spin, twirl, twist, twisting, whirl - the act of rotating rapidly

Example:- he gave the crank a spin

commotion, whirl - confused movement

Example:- he was caught up in a whirl of work

crack, fling, go, offer, pass, whirl - a usually brief attempt

Example:- he took a crack at it


swirl, twiddle, twirl, whirl - turn in a twisting or spinning motion

Example:- The leaves swirled in the autumn wind

gyrate, reel, spin, spin around, whirl - revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis

Example:- The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy

tumble, whirl, whirl around - fly around

Example:- The clothes tumbled in the dryer

eddy, purl, swirl, whirl, whirlpool - flow in a circular current, of liquids

birl, spin, twirl, whirl - cause to spin

Example:- spin a coin

Tweets containing the word whirl

Source : WordNet