Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / gyrating
FEEDBACK

gyrating

See definition of gyrating on Dictionary.com
  • as inmeandrous
  • as inrevolving
  • as inrevolving
  • as inwinding

synonyms for gyrating

  • ambiguous
  • anfractuous
  • circuitous
  • convoluted
  • crooked
  • curving
  • devious
  • flexuous
  • indirect
  • intricate
  • involved
  • labyrinthine
  • mazy
  • meandering
  • roundabout
  • serpentine
  • sinuous
  • snaky
  • spiraling
  • tortuous
  • twisting
  • wriggly
  • zigzag
  • whirling
  • gyral
  • gyratory
  • rotaryrotatory
  • vertiginous
  • orbiting
  • spinning
  • swirling
  • whirling
  • circling
  • circulating
  • encircling
  • pirouetting
  • reeling
  • rolling
  • turning
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
QUIZ
Deck The Halls With This Christmas Traditions Quiz
START THE QUIZ

How to use gyrating in a sentence

You can not see the obstructing power, for it is really a gyrating section of force, and is colorless.
ETIDORHPA OR THE END OF EARTH.JOHN URI LLOYD
It was the only object that seemed substantial and fixed in an intangible and madly gyrating universe.
WANDERER OF INFINITYHARL VINCENT
They were still gyrating and spinning when we were caught up by the crowd and swept into the bazaar.
THE SHIP DWELLERSALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
You could hear the crickets hum, and here and there was the spark of a fire-fly gyrating in loops of flame.
A TRANSIENT GUESTEDGAR SALTUS
That impressiveness stands confessed; but it is like a gyrating storm that knows no law but the vagrancy of destruction.
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS AND HOW HE RECEIVED AND IMPARTED THE SPIRIT OF DISCOVERYJUSTIN WINSOR
Norman was fighting the controls—land and sea were gyrating up to them with dizzy speed—crash!
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE, AUGUST 1930VARIOUS
Tiring of their fruitless attempts, they would fly away and join the dance of the gyrating crowd.
SOCIAL LIFE IN THE INSECT WORLDJ. H. FABRE
The two birds went gyrating, zigzagging, see-sawing through the air in a perfect jumble of white and black and ash.
OUR BIRD COMRADESLEANDER S. (LEANDER SYLVESTER) KEYSER
The atoms of matter are vibrating or gyrating with extraordinary vigour.
THE OUTLINE OF SCIENCE, VOL. 1 (OF 4)J. ARTHUR THOMSON
And still the fishing-boat, gyrating like a leaf, remained afloat with its crew of half-crazed Arabs.
THE MAN WHO ROCKED THE EARTHARTHUR TRAIN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO GYRATING

  • ambiguous
  • anfractuous
  • circuitous
  • convoluted
  • crooked
  • curving
  • devious
  • flexuous
  • gyrating
  • indirect
  • intricate
  • involved
  • labyrinthine
  • mazy
  • meandering
  • roundabout
  • serpentine
  • sinuous
  • snaky
  • spiraling
  • tortuous
  • twisting
  • wriggly
  • zigzag
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.