Loubet, before parting with his, gave it a twirl as a drum-major does his cane.
Well, you fellows can stay ashore if you want to, and twirl your fingers.
The captain took out a small pencil on a chain and began to twirl it.
Having found the best materials at hand, he began to twirl the stick.
Laughing a thick laugh, he gave a twirl to his moustache, and swaggered on.