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Synonyms of whirlpool

Noun


1. whirlpool, vortex, maelstrom, current, stream

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

Verb


1. eddy, purl, whirlpool, swirl, whirl, run, flow, feed, course

usage: flow in a circular current, of liquids

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