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


But this newest development in the situation caused him to open the motor and start to spiralling upward.

Lufbery told us he had seen the whole thing, spiralling down after the German.

They are swept by it, intoxicated by its perfection, inebriated by the spiralling complexity of its forms.

The Atlantis was spiralling up to her ten-thousand-foot level, and in a moment or two she was nothing more than a speck.

The volan was fluttering, spiralling slowly as Georg struggled to hold his place.

All these great continental and oceanic systems of spiralling winds are important climatic controls.

But Chet felt the ship lift and lurch, then settle down to a swift, spiralling ascent.