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synonyms for gyrate

  • twirl
  • whirl
  • circle
  • circulate
  • pirouette
  • purl
  • roll
  • rotate
  • spin
  • spiral
  • turn
  • whirligig
  • circumduct
  • gyre
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antonyms for gyrate

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  • steady
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How to use gyrate in a sentence

After all, if you can’t go to live events right now, you might at least get a thrill watching your stock portfolio gyrate.
BET ON THESE STOCKS FOR THE MILLENNIAL-POWERED COVID RECOVERY, SAYS GOLDMAN’S KATIE KOCHANNE SRADERSNOVEMBER 28, 2020FORTUNE
A few couples were beginning to gyrate among the fumes of spaghetti and vin ordinaire.
A TOP-FLOOR IDYLGEORGE VAN SCHAICK
At times when close together, several may merge and form a large, irregular, gyrate patch.
ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
The molecules show all kinds of possible combinations; the combinations spin, turn head over heels, and gyrate in endless ways.
OCCULT CHEMISTRYANNIE BESANT AND CHARLES W. LEADBEATER
He then took off his boots and his coat, and standing on his toes he commenced to gyrate with extraordinary rapidity.
THE CROCK OF GOLDJAMES STEPHENS
The band played out its selection and the Court Fool continued to gyrate.
THE WITCH DOCTOR AND OTHER RHODESIAN STUDIESFRANK WORTHINGTON
Everything about him is involved in I know not what whirlpool of his ideas, and even his mistress must gyrate along with them.
THE MAGIC SKINHONORE DE BALZAC
The wind blows this way and blows that, but the great storms gyrate and travel in one general direction.
FRESH FIELDSJOHN BURROUGHS
It could gyrate in a spiral, or spin on its axis in a rectilinear path like a rifled bullet.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, VOL. XIX, NO. 470, JAN. 3, 1885VARIOUS
Others began to gyrate over and under their horses in a dizzy way.
CROOKED TRAILSFREDERIC REMINGTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GYRATE

  • begird
  • belt
  • cincture
  • circuit
  • circulate
  • circumduct
  • circumscribe
  • coil
  • compass
  • curve
  • embrace
  • encircle
  • enclose
  • encompass
  • ensphere
  • envelop
  • gird
  • girdle
  • gyrate
  • gyre
  • hem in
  • loop
  • mill around
  • pivot
  • revolve
  • ring
  • roll
  • rotate
  • round
  • spiral
  • surround
  • tour
  • wheel
  • whirl
  • wind about
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