twirl

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
twirl

Plural
twirls

  1. (countable) A twirl is a spinning movement.
    The conductor gave his baton a twirl, and the orchestra began to play.
  2. (countable) A twirl is something that is moving in a twisting or spiraling pattern.

Verb[change]

Plain form
twirl

Third-person singular
twirls

Past tense
twirled

Past participle
twirled

Present participle
twirling

  1. (transitive) If you twirl, you perform a twirl or spin quickly around something.