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Synonyms for whirlpoolˈʰwɜrlˌpul, ˈwɜrl-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. whirlpool, vortex, maelstrom(verb)

    a powerful circular current of water (usually the result of conflicting tides)

    whirl, vortex, whirlpool, maelstrom, swirl, convolution

  2. eddy, purl, whirlpool, swirl, whirl(verb)

    flow in a circular current, of liquids

    swirl, twiddle, gyrate, birl, eddy, whirl, sough, tumble, spin, reel, twirl, whirlpool, whirl around, purl, spin around

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. whirlpool(n.)

    vortex, eddy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

vorticity, vortex, maelstrom, whirlwind, eddy, jacuzzi

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