- adj. tending to twist or whirl; having a twisted spiral shape
English contemporary dictionary. 2014.
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swirly — adjective (swirlier; est) Date: 1785 1. Scottish knotted, twisted 2. that swirls ; swirling < the swirly water of the rapids > … New Collegiate Dictionary
swirly — /swerr lee/, adj., swirlier, swirliest. swirling, whirling, or twisted. [1775 85; SWIRL + Y1] * * * … Universalium
swirl — I UK [swɜː(r)l] / US [swɜrl] verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms swirl : present tense I/you/we/they swirl he/she/it swirls present participle swirling past tense swirled past participle swirled to move quickly in circles, or to make… … English dictionary