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Definitions and Synonyms of whirring | Another word for whirring | What is whirring?

Definition 1: sound of something in rapid motion - [noun denoting event]

Samples where whirring or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • whir of a bird's wings
  • the whir of the propellers

Synonyms for whirring in the sense of this definition

(whirring is a kind of ...) the sudden occurrence of an audible event

"the sound awakened them"

Definition 2: like the sound of rapidly vibrating wings - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(whirring is similar to ...) full of or characterized by loud and nonmusical sounds

"a noisy cafeteria" "a small noisy dog"

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