noun, plural ed·dies.
verb (used with or without object), ed·died, ed·dy·ing.
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Origin of eddy
OTHER WORDS FROM eddyun·ed·died, adjectiveun·ed·dy·ing, adjective
Definition for eddy (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for eddy
The evil spirits of the valley rose up and eddied through the night.A Tour Through The Pyrenees|Hippolyte Adolphe Taine
The water boiled and eddied among the piles, rushing in and sucking back.The Adventures of Bobby Orde|Stewart Edward White
Stolid, wooden-faced Indians in blankets from the reservation watched the turbid life of the Southwest as it eddied around them.The Sheriff's Son|William MacLeod Raine
Back and forth they swirled and eddied, and howled like wild things about carrion.Destiny|Charles Neville Buck
At the top of their ascent they spread out and eddied like a cloud of reddish smoke.The Forgotten Planet|Murray Leinster