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twirl

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of twirl

  1. a rapid turning about on an axis or central point the twirl of the dancer's skirt mesmerized me Synonyms gyration, pirouette, reel, revolution, roll, rotation, spin, wheel, whirlRelated Words circuit, circulation, ring, round; coil, curl, curve, spiral, twist, whorl; circle, orbit; eddy, swirl


twirl

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of twirl

  1. 1 to move (something) in a curved or circular path on or as if on an axis absentmindedly twirled a lock of her hair around her finger Synonyms pivot, revolve, roll, rotate, spin, swing, swirl, swivel, turn, twist, wheel, whirlRelated Words screw, unscrew; twiddle; coil, crank, reel, wind; circulate

  2. 2 to move in circles around an axis or center an ice-skater twirling in place Synonyms gyrate, pinwheel, pirouette, revolve, roll, rotate, turn, spin, wheel, whirlRelated Words coil, curl, curve, round, spiral, swirl, twine, twist, wind; circle, circulate, encircle, orbit, ring; pivot, swivel


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