Definition of SWIRL

to cause (as a liquid) to move about in a circle especially repeatedly <kept swirling her lemonade until I thought the sound of clinking ice would drive me insane>
Related Words beat, paddle, whip, whisk; reel, shake, wheel
to move (something) in a curved or circular path on or as if on an axis <swirled her skirts as she danced the tango>

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