He will take them into the lighthouse and up the spiral staircase to the top, which affords a spectacular view of the Arabian Sea.
But the underlying meaning of it was another huge step and a spiral downward for Walter White.
In practice, we have mechanisms such as warranties which can halt the spiral.
Walking through the spiral hallway into the almost pitch black, circular room, the senses become immediately disoriented.
Afghans, he reminds us, once “lived well” before their spiral into violence.
With an extremely thin thread, she describes from spoke to spoke, starting from the center, a spiral line with very close coils.
Here is another spiral similar in every respect to spiral C.
Sam handled the machine like a veteran and even showed what he could do by making a small figure eight and a spiral dip.
Lingua spiralis: the spiral tongue of Lepidoptera: see glossa.
A shell or an operculum, may be spiral, without being produced into a pyramid.
1550s, from Middle French spiral, from Medieval Latin spiralis "winding, coiling" (mid-13c.), from Latin spira "coil," from Greek speira "coil, twist, wreath," from PIE *sper- "to turn, twist." Spiral galaxy first attested 1913.
1726 (implied in spiraled), from spiral (n.). Transferred and figurative sense by 1922. Related: Spiraling.
1650s, from spiral (adj.). U.S. football sense is from 1896.
spiral spi·ral (spī'rəl)
Coiling or developing around an axis in a constantly changing series of planes; helical. n.
A structure in the shape of a coil. v. spi·raled or spi·ralled, spi·ral·ing or spi·ral·ling, spi·rals or spi·rals
To take the form or course of a spiral.