Twirl vs Rolling - What's the difference?

twirl | rolling |


As nouns the difference between twirl and rolling

is that twirl is a movement where one spins round elegantly; a pirouette while rolling is the act by which something is rolled.

As verbs the difference between twirl and rolling

is that twirl is to perform a twirl while rolling is .

twirl

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A movement where one spins round elegantly; a pirouette.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To perform a twirl.
  • To rotate rapidly.
  • * Dodsley
  • See ruddy maids, / Some taught with dexterous hand to twirl the wheel.
  • * Byron
  • No more beneath soft eve's consenting star / Fandango twirls his jocund castanet.

    References

    rolling

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Staggered in time and space; used with blackout, brownout, introduction.
  • Synonyms

    * rowling

    Derived terms

    * rolling in dough, rolling in money * rolling introduction * rolling stock

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act by which something is rolled.
  • * 2007 , Greg Patent, ?Dave McLean, A Baker's Odyssey
  • Refrigerating the dough between rollings and foldings also makes the dough easy to handle and prevents the butter from becoming too soft.