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English definition of “whirl”

whirl

verb [I/T]  /hwɜrl, wɜrl/ us  
to spin or cause something to spin: [I] The wind came up and the snow began to whirl around us.
whirl
noun [C]  /hwɜrl, wɜrl/ us  
The dance was an exciting, dizzy whirl.
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