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American English: /swərl/
British English: /swəːl/

Translation of swirl in Spanish:


  • (of water, dust, people) the swirl of the dancers' skirts
    el movimiento de las faldas de las bailarinas
    a swirl of whipped cream
    un copo de crema or (Spain) de nata batida
    Example sentences
    • The road, where at points the wind raised swirls of white dust without itself being felt, was as lonely as though no one had ever been along it.
    • I heard the wind whisper as I stood there in the swirls of dust.
    • The occasional gust of wind sent little swirls of dust and debris flying through the air, and dead bodies littered the ground.

intransitive verb

  • (water/dust/paper)
    Example sentences
    • My blood was swirling in a spiral pattern, before finally mixing with the water and turning it red.
    • Shawn's whole world swirled, and twisted, making him want to throw up, but he stayed conscious.
    • This fish had other ideas, it twisted and swirled but slowly inch by inch it came to the landing net.

transitive verb

  • arremolinar

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