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English definition of “whirl”

whirl

noun [no plural]
 
 
/wɜːl/
ACTIVITY a situation in which a lot of exciting or confusing things happen at the same time: a whirl of activityExcitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
TURN a sudden turning movementBending, twisting and curving
give sth a whirl informal to try to do something, often for the first time: I've never danced salsa before but I'll give it a whirl.Testing, checking and experimenting
(Definition of whirl noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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