Share this entry

Synonyms of whirl in English:


  • 1 leaves whirled in eddies
    rotate, circle, wheel, turn, revolve, orbit, spin, twirl
  • 2 they whirled past
    informal tear, belt, pelt, scoot, bomb, hightail it
  • 3 his mind was whirling
    spin, reel, swim
  • noun

    Back to top  
  • 1 a whirl of dust
    swirl, flurry, eddy
  • 2 the mad social whirl
    hurly-burly, activity, bustle, rush, flurry, fuss, turmoil, merry-go-round
  • 3 Laura's mind was in a whirl
    spin, daze, stupor, muddle, jumble;
    informal dither
  • Definition of whirl in:
    Share this entry

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources