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whisks

noun
plural of whisk

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a quick jerky movement from side to side or up and down
  • with a whisk of the broom, the dirt was gone

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whisks

verb
present tense third-person singular of whisk

Synonyms & Antonyms of whisks (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause to move or proceed fast or faster
  • the museum guide kept whisking us along, telling us there was much more we had to see

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2 to move or proceed smoothly and readily
  • now that the highway has been widened, traffic just whisks along

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“Whisks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whisks. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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