whirlybird

noun
whirly·​bird | \ ˈ(h)wər-lē-ˌbərd How to pronounce whirlybird (audio) \

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Examples of whirlybird in a Sentence

from the sky a police whirlybird was able to track the fleeing carjacker
Recent Examples on the Web The result is a whirlybird that’s quieter than usual, but also potentially safer. Rob Verger And Charlie Wood, Popular Science, 2 Dec. 2020 The result is a whirlybird that’s quieter than usual, but also potentially safer. Rob Verger And Charlie Wood, Popular Science, 2 Dec. 2020 The result is a whirlybird that’s quieter than usual, but also potentially safer. Rob Verger And Charlie Wood, Popular Science, 2 Dec. 2020 The result is a whirlybird that’s quieter than usual, but also potentially safer. Rob Verger And Charlie Wood, Popular Science, 2 Dec. 2020 The result is a whirlybird that’s quieter than usual, but also potentially safer. Rob Verger And Charlie Wood, Popular Science, 2 Dec. 2020 The result is a whirlybird that’s quieter than usual, but also potentially safer. Rob Verger And Charlie Wood, Popular Science, 2 Dec. 2020 The result is a whirlybird that’s quieter than usual, but also potentially safer. Rob Verger And Charlie Wood, Popular Science, 2 Dec. 2020 The result is a whirlybird that’s quieter than usual, but also potentially safer. Rob Verger And Charlie Wood, Popular Science, 2 Dec. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of whirlybird

1951, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of whirlybird was in 1951

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“Whirlybird.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whirlybird. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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