OTHER WORDS FROM twirlun·twirled, adjectiveun·twirl·ing, adjective
How to use twirl in a sentence
Some warned me, with widened eyes and fingers twirling in the air, that Manning is "kind of crazy," or "nuts."‘Crazy’ Harlem Pastor Hates on Obama and Gays|Olivia Nuzzi|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With her cascade of red, twirling hair and pale, fine-boned face.Murdoch on the Rocks: How a Lone Reporter Revealed the Mogul's Tabloid Terror Machine|Clive Irving|August 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The acrobat was twirling during her performance, suspended by a chiffon scarf.Thrills and Too Many Spills: The Dangers of the Circus|Marina Watts|May 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The technology that keeps her twirling and dipping is nothing short of incredible.How Paralympian Amy Purdy Dances Like a Star|Rose Eveleth|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Hasidic Jews…” Ashlee begins, twirling her fingers next to her temples.Is Bravo’s Jewish Princesses Long Island the Most Offensive TV Show Ever?|Andrew Romano|July 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"I did n't fly off the handle," said the screw, twirling huskily at the end of the screw-shaft.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
He turned his cool regard upon Chief Inspector Kerry, twirling the cord of his monocle about one finger.
She stared absently at the silk tassel, twirling it about her white fingers more and more rapidly.
Thomas Carr was twirling his wine-glass gently round on the white cloth, neither speaking nor looking.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Hilda stabbed a great crisp fallen teak leaf with her parasol, and spent the grimness of this in twirling it.Hilda|Sarah Jeanette Duncan