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in a whirl

Definition of in a whirl in English:

In a state of confusion: Laura’s mind was in a whirl
More example sentences
  • My mind was in a whirl and I didn't know what to do.
  • Keziah sat down at the back of the group, her mind in a whirl.
  • His mind had been in a whirl since his brief meeting at the Devon house with Marie Devon and the enigmatic Lisa.
Synonyms
spin, daze, stupor, muddle, jumble;
confusion
informal dither
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