Synonyms for gyration

Synonyms for (noun) gyration

Synonyms: gyration, whirling

Definition: the act of rotating in a circle or spiral

Similar words: rotary motion, rotation

Definition: the act of rotating as if on an axis

Usage: the rotation of the dancer kept time with the music


Synonyms: rotation, revolution, gyration

Definition: a single complete turn (axial or orbital)

Usage: the plane made three rotations before it crashed; the revolution of the earth about the sun takes one year

Similar words: turn, turning

Definition: a movement in a new direction

Usage: the turning of the wind