adjective & adverb
Swirling; covered or surrounded with something swirling: [predicative adjective]: flowers aswirl with bees [adverb]: she shook her head, sending the streamers aswirl
More example sentences
- Rumors are aswirl on campus that she actually slept on the floor at a freshman dorm.
- By contrast, the exhibition's centerpiece demonstrates that the fragmented nature of modern reality can be restored to classical holism with a harmonious composition featuring several figures aswirl in a rhythmic ritual dance.
- One was a rousing version of a polka that would set us all aswirl, spinning giddy circles until we crashed into each other.
Definition of aswirl in:
- The British & World English dictionary