whirl

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
whirl

Third-person singular
whirls

Past tense
whirled

Past participle
whirled

Present participle
whirling

  1. (intransitive) If you whirl something, then you move it around in circles or spin it.
    He whirled the slingshot round and round before releasing it.

Noun[change]

Singular
whirl

Plural
whirls

  1. A whirl is the act of whirling.