English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'gyration'

(noun) 
He continued his enthusiastic gyrations on stage.
Synonyms
rotation
the daily rotation of the earth upon its axis
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revolution
The gear drives a wheel 1/10th revolution per cycle.
,
spin
a spin of the roulette wheel
,
spinning
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whirl
the whirl of snowflakes in the wind
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whirling
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pirouette
a ballerina famous for her pirouettes
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Additional synonyms

in the sense of pirouette
Definition
a body spin performed on the toes or the ball of the foot
a ballerina famous for her pirouettes
Synonyms
spin (informal),
in the sense of revolution
Definition
one complete turn in a circle
The gear drives a wheel 1/10th revolution per cycle.
in the sense of spin
Definition
a fast rotating motion
a spin of the roulette wheel

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