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whirl (n):
the act of rotating rapidly
Samples
he gave the crank a spin.
it broke off after much twisting

Related Words: spintwirltwist
whirl (n):
a usually brief attempt
Samples
he took a crack at it.
I gave it a whirl
whirl (n):
confused movement
Samples
he was caught up in a whirl of work.
a commotion of people fought for the exits
whirl (n):
the shape of something rotating rapidly
Related Words: swirl
whirl (v):
revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis
Samples
The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy
Related Words: gyratespin
whirl (v):
flow in a circular current, of liquids
Related Words: eddyswirlpool
whirl (v):
fly around
Samples
The clothes tumbled in the dryer.
rising smoke whirled in the air
whirl (v):
cause to spin
Samples
spin a coin
Related Words: spintwirl
whirl (v):
turn in a twisting or spinning motion
Samples
The leaves swirled in the autumn wind
Related Words: swirltwiddletwirl
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Many waters cannot quench love, nor can the floods drown it

Aşk ateşi suyla sönmez.
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