verb (used without object) Scot.
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The fiercest joy of his life was the dirl that went up his arm as the steel thrilled to its own hard impact on the bone.The House with the Green Shutters|George Douglas Brown
Ah, Lucky, ye would na hae tholed the dirl o' the dints o' my hammer as she did.Ringan Gilhaize|John Galt
And so she began to produce the dirl by turning the wheel and plying the thread.Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland Volume 21|Alexander Leighton
They never felt the raptures that can dirl like darts through a man's soul from a woman's e'e.Amusing Prose Chap Books|Various