Synonyms of whirl in English:
2 Sybil stood waving as they whirled past
hurry, speed, race, run, sprint, dash, bolt, dart, rush, hasten, hurtle, career, streak, shoot, whizz, zoom, go like lightning, go hell for leather, spank along, bowl along, rattle along, whoosh, buzz, swoop, flash, blast, charge, stampede, gallop, sweep, hare, fly, wing, scurry, scud, scutter, scramble
Scottish informal wheech
North American vulgar slang drag/tear/haul ass
archaic post, hie
3 his mind was whirling
spin, reel, go round, be in a whirl, swim, be/feel giddy, be/feel dizzy
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