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


A moment more and we are in the midst of the eddying, rushing, foaming rapids.

My gaze was bewildered by the endless, eddying stream of birds.

The eddying, swirling, hissing water was dragging at her feet.

It was no longer stagnant now, but seething and eddying like a whirlpool.

All without and within the man was eddying, swirling blackness.

In the court the wind was eddying, and beneath some door he could hear it drone insistently.

The night wind burst in, eddying, and puffed out the lamp with a breath.

The pool is formed by the eddying of the stream round a rock.

I could only hope that it would not turn over in the eddying waters.

But sharks and porpoises are too small to have made this eddying.