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Definition of 'gyrate'

Verb

  1. to wind or move in a spiral course; "the muscles and nerves of his fine drawn body were coiling for action"; "black smoke coiling up into the sky"; "the young people gyrated on the dance floor"
       Synonyms: spiral coil
  2. revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis; "The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy"
       Synonyms: spin spin around whirl reel


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