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synonyms for eddy

  • whirlpool
  • swirl
  • tide
  • vortex
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How to use eddy in a sentence

Returning to Oaklawn in his 80s, Eddy showed investigators where he’d seen the trench as a boy.
TO FIND ANSWERS ABOUT THE 1921 RACE MASSACRE, TULSA DIGS UP ITS PAINFUL PASTHELEN THOMPSONMAY 27, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Growing up, Eddy often cut through Oaklawn Cemetery on his way to his aunt’s house.
TO FIND ANSWERS ABOUT THE 1921 RACE MASSACRE, TULSA DIGS UP ITS PAINFUL PASTHELEN THOMPSONMAY 27, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
We like to think of Quartz as an eddy in that river of news, a spot of relative calm where you’ll find only the most important and interesting stuff.
INTRODUCING QUARTZ ESSENTIALS, FOR EXTRACTING KNOWLEDGE FROM THE NEWSZACHARY M. SEWARDMAY 4, 2021QUARTZ
“Given the projected pollution for the Permian Basin, it is quite literally a global climate bomb that will lead us to catastrophe if we fail to adjust our trajectory away from fossil fuels,” Eddy said.
OIL, GAS INDUSTRY SAYS IT WILL SUPPORT CARBON PRICINGSTEVEN MUFSON, JOSH PARTLOWMARCH 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Four years later, as a junior in college, after a morning swirling in yet another eddy of food-obsessed thoughts, I finally reached a breaking point.
HOW NATURE HELPED ME RECOVER FROM AN EATING DISORDERKATE SIBERMARCH 25, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
This hurly-burly,” said he, drawing her into a quiet eddy of the stream, “is no place for the communion of two twin souls.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
A dangerous eddy was barely avoided, but beyond and directly in their path a ragged rock appeared.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
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.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
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WORDS RELATED TO EDDY

  • boil
  • burble
  • churn
  • eddy
  • effervesce
  • erupt
  • fester
  • fizz
  • gurgle
  • gush
  • issue
  • moil
  • murmur
  • percolate
  • ripple
  • seep
  • seethe
  • simmer
  • smolder
  • sparkle
  • spume
  • stir
  • swash
  • trickle
  • well
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