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whirl

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1 a rapid turning about on an axis or central point
  • The whirl of the mechanical ride made him dizzy.
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4 an effort to do or accomplish something
  • I'm pretty good at fixing things, so how about if I give it a whirl?
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whirl

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1 to cause (as a liquid) to move about in a circle especially repeatedly
  • whirled the chocolate syrup into the milk with a spoon
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2 to move (something) in a curved or circular path on or as if on an axis
  • The figure skater whirled his partner with effortless grace.
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3 to move in circles around an axis or center
  • The gambler held his breath as the roulette wheel whirled.
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4 to proceed or move quickly
  • cars whirling by on the highway
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beat it, get a move on, make tracks, shake a leg, step on it

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5 to be in a confused state as if from being twirled around
  • My mind whirled from all of the excitement.
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