Synonyms for maelstrom

Synonyms for (noun) maelstrom

Synonyms: maelstrom, whirlpool, vortex

Definition: a powerful circular current of water (usually the result of conflicting tides)

Similar words: current, stream

Definition: a steady flow of a fluid (usually from natural causes)

Usage: the raft floated downstream on the current; he felt a stream of air; the hose ejected a stream of water