Definition of 'whir'
Example sentences containing 'whir'
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He shrank so fast, he made a whirring sound.CHARMED LIFE (1977)
This got the cogs whirring.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
I could feel his mind whirring.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
But hold on, what's that whirring sound?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But I can't stop my brain whirring away.The Sun (2012)
When your brain is whirring constantly with the almost infinite depths of chess, behind the wheel of a Porsche is not where you should be.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
If you get closer you find that it is singing a murmuring song, full of clicks and whirring sounds, like a clock about to strike.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Day in, day out our minds are whirring constantly with impulses, notions and urges of one sort or another in that intuitive process we call thinking.HABIT BUSTING: A 10-step plan that will change your life (2002)
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