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Compare warble, whirl.


wirble (third-person singular simple present wirbles, present participle wirbling, simple past and past participle wirbled)

  1. To whirl; to eddy.
    • Owen
      The waters went wirbling above and around.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for wirble in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)