from The Century Dictionary.
- Turning, rolling, or whirling about. Also
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective turning, rolling, or whirling round.
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- adjective Alternative form of
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Squirrels from their nests scolded at our intrusion most vehemently; an owl flew up with such a noisy snapping and chattering that our attention was drawn to the point from which she rose, and there, perched upon a couple of rotten stumps a few feet apart, were two half-fledged owlets, passive, immovable, which allowed themselves to be photographed and even handled without any indication of life except in their wondering eyes and the circumrotary heads that contained them.