Definition of whirlwind

Definition of whirlwind
  1. whirlwind Noun A violent windstorm of limited extent, as the tornado, characterized by an inward spiral motion of the air with an upward current in the center; a vortex of air. It usually has a rapid progressive motion.
  2. whirlwind Noun A person or body of objects or events sweeping violently onward.
  3. whirlwind Adjective Rapid and minimal: "a whirlwind tour", "a whirlwind guide".
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