Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / eddy

other words for eddy

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

USE eddy IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

QUIZZES

Were You Bamboozled By The Words From February?

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

This hurly-burly,” said he, drawing her into a quiet eddy of the stream, “is no place for the communion of two twin souls.
A dangerous eddy was barely avoided, but beyond and directly in their path a ragged rock appeared.
This family had an immense capacity for disapproval; it was awful, as Eddy had observed, for not liking people.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
He felt himself caught in a mighty eddy, bearing he knew not whither; he, one wavelet amid the sea's myriads.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Well, I can—look at that bend where the round pebbles are collected so; there was a strong eddy there.
Well, under the ridge of that eddy is ten times as much gold lying as in the level parts.
He had never seen such a house, nor yet such calabashes; and the eddy set for the ladder.
Second, the eddy-current loss which is due to the circulation of currents through the mass of metal.
At one end a huge rock jutted out, round the summit of which whirled an eddy.
MICHAEL STROGOFFJULES VERNE
Imagine a transverse section of an eddy of water on edge before us, and you can form a comparison.

WORDS RELATED TO EDDY

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

verbicidenoun | [vur-buh-sahyd ]SEE DEFINITION
What's This Word?