As nouns the difference between whirl and whirs
is that whirl
is an act of whirling while whirs
As a verb whirl
) to rotate, revolve, spin or turn rapidly.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(label) To rotate, revolve, spin or turn rapidly.
* (John Dryden) (1631-1700)
* 1900 , , (The Wonderful Wizard of Oz)
- He whirls his sword around without delay.
(label) To have a sensation of spinning or reeling.
- The house whirled around two or three times and rose slowly through the air. Dorothy felt as if she were going up in a balloon.
(label) To make something or someone whirl.
(label) To remove or carry quickly with, or as with, a revolving motion; to snatch.
* (John Milton) (1608-1674)
- See, see the chariot, and those rushing wheels, / That whirled the prophet up at Chebar flood.
- The passionate heart of the poet is whirl'd into folly.
An act of whirling.
Something that whirls.
A confused tumult.
A rapid series of events
- She gave the top a whirl and it spun across the floor.
Dizziness or giddiness.
A brief experiment or trial.
- My life is one social whirl .
- OK, let's give it a whirl .