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The idea of banning fraternities has been swirling around for the entirety of 2014.

In the wake of ‘elevatorgate,’ rumors have been swirling that Hova may have stepped out on Queen Bey.

Rumors are swirling that Pope Francis is ill after the Vatican canceled all his July audiences and daily Mass.

Light emitted by the hot gas swirling around the black hole passed near this magnetar before reaching us.

Which obviously made us search for more footage of swirling infernos.

Thereafter we were buffeted like chips in the swirling maw of a whirlpool; we fought our way rod by rod.

With a gasp she felt herself falling straight down through a swirling vortex of sensation, to the very sand-bed of the stream.

Once or twice they ran into heavy thunderstorms that turned dried-up streams into rushing torrents of muddy swirling waters.

The miner examined the remainder and then gave it more water and more swirling around in the pan.

A mechanical piano in a further room drummed out hideous dance-music to swirling groups in frank abandon.


On this page you'll find 81 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to swirling, such as: bouncing, bouncy, bulgy, distended, ebbing and flowing, and heaving.

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