Synonyms for Whirling:


rolling (adjective)
revolving, rolling, rotating, spinning, swirling, turning.
rotating (adjective)
circulating, revolving, rotating, spinning, turning, twisting, Circumnavigating, Gyrating, Pirouetting.
swirling (adjective)
revolving, rotating, turning.


act (noun)
whirling (noun)
gyration, moving, spinning, swirling.


rolling (verb)
cycling, rolling, spinning, swirling.
rotating (verb)
screwing, wheeling, Eddying.

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Other relevant words:
gyration, moving.

Usage examples for whirling

  1. I accepted of course, and the next instant, he was whirling along in his waltze, with one of the most lovely German girls I ever saw. – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  2. And then they were actually dancing, whirling round the room together, before a word had been said of that which was Burgo's settled purpose, and which at some moments was her settled purpose also. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  3. Roly was whirling about, barking and trying to catch his tail, so I guess he was not much hurt. – Daddy Takes Us Skating by Howard R. Garis