Alphabet Filter:

Results

Definition of whorl:

  1. A circle of two or more leaves, flowers, or other organs, about the same part or joint of a stem.
  2. A volution, or turn, of the spire of a univalve shell.
  3. The fly of a spindle.

Synonyms:

paradiddle, roster, drum roll, roll, ignition lock, roller, bankroll, twist, cast, volute, axial motion, ringlet butterfly, bowl, bun, scroll, gyre, peal, spiral, rolling wave, curl, pealing, curlicue, rolling, axial rotation, lock chamber, genus Helix, helix, lock, coil, squiggle, ringlet.

Usage examples: