Usage examples for swirling

  1. Evidently she had entirely forgotten her surroundings and her present circumstances, for a single glance at the dark, swirling waters without sent her crumpled upon a low bench, where with her face buried in her arms she sobbed more like a very unhappy little girl than a proud and all- powerful goddess. – The Gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  2. Now the waters are uprising And the mountain summits bend, Headlong all the turrets hurling, Towers and temples now descend; All in black confusion whirling Earth and heaven rocking blend, In the waters wildly swirling To annihilation's end. – The Deluge and Other Poems by John Presland
  3. He could not see anything of the girl, and the swirling smoke filled him with a horror too great for any clear thought. – The Lookout Man by B. M. Bower