Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “twirler”

twirler

noun [C] uk   /ˈtwɜː.lər/ us    /ˈtwɝː.lɚ/ (also majorette) US
a girl who marches as part of a group while turning a baton (= short metal stick) or throwing it in the air and then catching itEntertainers in general
(Definition of twirler from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of twirler?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Translations of “twirler”

Word of the Day

throw

to send something through the air with force, especially by a sudden movement of the arm

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More