Definition of 'centrifugal'
Example sentences containing 'centrifugal'
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`The moon revolves around the earth and the centrifugal force counteracts the force of gravity. AT THE STROKE OF TWELVE (2001)They had to lean against centrifugal force as they rounded a hairpin. MOONDROP TO MURDER (2001)The centrifugal force almost threw them off the road as Janet took the roundabout at the top of The Hill too fast. AFTERMATH (2001)
Once a year, a few of the mothers took time out to envy Kate, whose family, in contrast to theirs, was centripetal rather than centrifugal. BARN BLIND (2001)
Synonyms of 'centrifugal'
radiating, diverging, divergent, radial
Trends of 'centrifugal'
Used Occasionally. centrifugal is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of centrifugal from the Collins English Dictionary
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