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Verb: swirl  swurl
  1. Turn in a twisting or spinning motion
    "The leaves swirled in the autumn wind";
    - twirl, twiddle, whirl
     
  2. Flow in a circular current, of liquids
    - eddy, purl, whirlpool, whirl
Noun: swirl  swurl
  1. The shape of something rotating rapidly
    - whirl, vortex, convolution

Derived forms: swirled, swirling, swirls

Type of: course, feed, flow, go around, revolve, rotate, round shape, run

Encyclopedia: Swirl