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We found 37 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word whirl:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. whirl: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. whirl: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. whirl: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. whirl: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. whirl: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. whirl, whirl: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Whirl, whirl: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. whirl: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. whirl: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. whirl: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. whirl: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. whirl: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. whirl: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. whirl (n.), whirl (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. whirl: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. whirl: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. whirl: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Whirl (Transformers), Whirl (band): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Whirl: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. whirl: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. whirl: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Whirl: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. whirl: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. whirl: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. whirl: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. whirl: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. whirl: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. whirl: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. whirl: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. whirl: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. whirl: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. WHIRL: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. whirl: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Whirl: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. whirl: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (whirl)

noun:  confused movement ("He was caught up in a whirl of work")
noun:  the shape of something rotating rapidly
noun:  the act of rotating rapidly
noun:  a usually brief attempt ("I gave it a whirl")
verb:  fly around ("Rising smoke whirled in the air")
verb:  cause to spin
verb:  revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis ("The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy")
verb:  turn in a twisting or spinning motion
verb:  flow in a circular current, of liquids

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Phrases that include whirl:   give it a whirl, give something a whirl, tilt a whirl, circumpolar whirl, fire whirl, more...

Words similar to whirl:   gyrate, spin, birl, commotion, convolution, crack, eddy, fling, go, gurge, offer, pass, purl, reel, skirl, swirl, tumble, twiddle, twirl, twist, more...

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