Thesaurus / whirligigs

other words for whirligigs

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


Jan was a little afraid of the Cheap Jack, but he liked his whirligigs.

Jan of the WindmillJuliana Horatia Ewing

Put in a few fresh-water clams and insects in variety, water boatmen, diving spiders, and whirligigs.

Boy Scouts HandbookBoy Scouts of America

She will have her hair up for the first time, done all in curls and whirligigs, to look like that cake Frieda calls Kugelhopf.

The OutrageAnnie Vivanti

Twenty of 'em and ammunition to correspond, under the whirligigs and the mud dolls.

Between handsprings and whirligigs he delivered his message that would save the world.

But the whirligigs have seen the shipwreck, and dart out on their water-ski to tear the thing to pieces.

None of the home dollies have ever ridden in whirligigs, have they?

A Round DozenSusan Coolidge

Had all those swings and whirligigs incessantly performed their rounds?

Suburban SketchesWilliam Dean Howells

In the garden, which was of considerable size, were placed a number of swings and whirligigs, in full motion and occupancy.

A Love StoryA Bushman

Yet it had saved him; for a minute they spun around like a pair of whirligigs.

The Blind SpotAustin Hall