SPIRAL

spiral

1. [Noun]: flying downward in a helical path with a large radius

2. [Noun]: ornament consisting of a curve on a plane that winds around a center with an increasing distance from the center

3. [Noun]: a curve that lies on the surface of a cylinder or cone and cuts the element at a constant angle

4. [Noun]: a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops; "a coil of rope"

5. [Noun]: a plane curve traced by a point circling about the center but at ever-greater distances from it

6. in the shape of a coil

7. [Verb]: move in a spiral or zigzag course

8. [Verb]: to wind or move in a spiral course; "the muscles and nerves of his fine drawn body were coiling for action"; "black smoke coiling up into the sky"; "the young people gyrated on the dance floor"

9. [Verb]: form a spiral; "The path spirals up the mountain"

Similar words to 'spiral'

1. coiled


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