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Synonyms for spiral

Synonyms for spiral

to move or proceed on a repeatedly curving course

Synonyms for spiral

a plane curve traced by a point circling about the center but at increasing distances from the center

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a curve that lies on the surface of a cylinder or cone and cuts the element at a constant angle

a continuously accelerating change in the economy

ornament consisting of a curve on a plane that winds around a center with an increasing distance from the center

a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops

flying downward in a helical path with a large radius

to wind or move in a spiral course

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form a spiral

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move in a spiral or zigzag course

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in the shape of a coil

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Thinking you have more talents than you actually possess, and not hiring the right people to shore up the areas where you are weak, will send any business spiraling down.
Infrared measurements show the young star is about 25 times more luminous than the sun, indicating material is still spiraling down from the star's disk to its surface.
Each truss includes a steel arm featuring a hand-painted Green and White, Red glass-eyed serpent spiraling down.
She zig zags downward, then lands on a pink-slippered toe, later spiraling down as if evaporating altogether.
A NASA photograph released Monday shows the Pegasus and X-43A spiraling down toward impact in the Pacific.
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In an unmagnetized binary system, matter falling onto the white dwarf forms an accretion disk, a disk of matter slowly spiraling down.
Each truss features a steel arm, designed with a red glass-eyed serpent spiraling down it.