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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

References in periodicals archive ?
Local John Flavell, 75, said: "The plane circled around and then spiralled down.
From the way it landed, we believe it spiralled down, giving the pilot very few options.
After a good night's sleep the animal had returned with renewed energy and a friend, with the pair of old bats happily flying round the sales arena as prices spiralled down below.
Millwall, who have spiralled down the division after heading the pack for so long earlier in the season, battled back.
He said: "One of the planes went into a nosedive and spiralled down out of sight.
Registrations spiralled down 272,000 to 2,131,795 last year, an 11.
Technology has advanced upwards while prices have spiralled down, and you can get yourself up and running for less than pounds 200 (not including the laptop, of course).