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One entry found for whirlpool.
Entry Word: whirlpool
Function: noun
Text: water moving rapidly in a circle with a hollow in the center <in The Odyssey, Ulysses is trapped between the six-headed monster Scylla and Charybdis, a deadly whirlpool that threatens to suck his ship down>
Synonyms maelstrom, vortex
Related Words eddy, swirl, whirl