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Viewers are surrounded by a whirl of images in which it’s impossible to distinguish real from unreal.
THIS NFT PAINTING IS A WORK OF ART - ISSUE 104: HARMONYARTHUR I. MILLERAUGUST 18, 2021NAUTILUS
I think within the next 10 years, we ought to be able to predict where fire whirls are likely to form.
WHAT’S FUELING TODAY’S EXTREME FIRES - ISSUE 104: HARMONYDAN FALKAUGUST 4, 2021NAUTILUS
It was a giant fire whirl with winds over 100 miles per hour.
WHAT’S FUELING TODAY’S EXTREME FIRES - ISSUE 104: HARMONYDAN FALKAUGUST 4, 2021NAUTILUS
Cambage is a whirl of drop-steps, shoulder shoves and jump hooks, her 6-foot-8 frame affording her whatever space she requires.
A’JA WILSON HAD A REBIRTH, LIZ CAMBAGE IS HEALTHY, AND LAS VEGAS IS AMONG THE WNBA FAVORITESROBERT O'CONNELLMAY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It all makes sense in the whirl of Ide’s fate-driven universe.
JOE IDE’S IQ SERIES CONTINUES WITH THE IDIOSYNCRATIC MARVEL ‘SMOKE’MAUREEN CORRIGANFEBRUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Knowing the flame’s structure might let researchers figure out how to scale the blue whirl up to a larger size or create it without passing through the dangerous firenado stage.
FOUR TYPES OF FLAMES JOIN FORCES TO MAKE THIS EERIE ‘BLUE WHIRL’EMILY CONOVERAUGUST 12, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Then dawn flung itself impetuously across the hills, and the naked rim of the canyon took form in a shifting whirl of smoke.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
They are, however, much less energetic, and often of greater size than the hurricane whirl.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
They could revel in the rugged measures of ‘Marmion,’ in the whirl and clatter of the ‘Last Minstrel.’
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
Fragments were spun off the whirl of people, bits of BSG uniforms torn off their wearers and tossed like confetti.
THE GREAT POTLATCH RIOTSALLEN KIM LANG
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WORDS RELATED TO WHIRL

  • ado
  • agitation
  • brouhaha
  • bustle
  • confusion
  • disturbance
  • excitement
  • ferment
  • flap
  • flaw
  • fluster
  • flutter
  • furor
  • fuss
  • gust
  • haste
  • hurry
  • outbreak
  • pother
  • spell
  • spurt
  • squall
  • stir
  • to-do
  • tumult
  • turbulence
  • turmoil
  • whirl
  • whirlwind
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