whirlabout

whirlabout

[hwurl-uh-bout, wurl-]
noun
2.
a whirligig.
adjective

Origin:
1585–95; whirl + about

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whirlabout (ˈwɜːləˌbaʊt)
 
n
1.  anything that whirls around; whirligig
2.  the act or an instance of whirling around

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