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1. spiral

noun. ['ˈspaɪrəl'] a plane curve traced by a point circling about the center but at increasing distances from the center.

Synonyms

  • curve

Antonyms

  • cool
  • curdle

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1. Noun Phrase
Our own galaxy, the Milky Way, is a spiral galaxy.

2. galaxy

noun. ['ˈgæləksi'] a splendid assemblage (especially of famous people).

Synonyms

  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • collection

Antonyms

  • flora
  • defense
  • prosecution
  • artifact

Etymology

  • galaxie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • galaxias (Latin)

3. spiral

verb. ['ˈspaɪrəl'] to wind or move in a spiral course.

Synonyms

  • turn
  • gyrate

Antonyms

  • homogenise
  • reduce
  • engage

4. galaxy

noun. ['ˈgæləksi'] tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart-shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall.

Synonyms

  • coltsfoot
  • herb
  • herbaceous plant
  • Galax urceolata
  • genus Galax
  • beetleweed
  • wandflower

Antonyms

  • national
  • natural object
  • inactivity
  • finish

Etymology

  • galaxie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • galaxias (Latin)

5. galaxy

noun. ['ˈgæləksi'] (astronomy) a collection of star systems; any of the billions of systems each having many stars and nebulae and dust.

Synonyms

  • aggregation
  • spiral galaxy
  • universe
  • Milky Way Galaxy
  • cosmic dust
  • collection
  • spiral nebula
  • existence
  • world
  • Milky Way System
  • creation
  • star
  • macrocosm
  • Great Attractor
  • extragalactic nebula
  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • cosmos

Antonyms

  • impossibility
  • nonexistence
  • absence
  • nonexistent

Etymology

  • galaxie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • galaxias (Latin)

6. spiral

noun. ['ˈspaɪrəl'] a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops.

Synonyms

  • hank
  • volute
  • whorl
  • helix
  • construction
  • coil

Antonyms

  • unbend
  • straighten
  • heat
  • relax

7. spiral

noun. ['ˈspaɪrəl'] a curve that lies on the surface of a cylinder or cone and cuts the element at a constant angle.

Synonyms

  • curve
  • helix
  • double helix

Antonyms

  • get well
  • close
  • fall asleep
  • acidify

8. spiral

noun. ['ˈspaɪrəl'] flying downward in a helical path with a large radius.

Synonyms

  • rotary motion

Antonyms

  • uncoil
  • curliness

9. spiral

noun. ['ˈspaɪrəl'] a continuously accelerating change in the economy.

Synonyms

  • inflationary spiral
  • economic process

Antonyms

  • inflationary spiral
  • die
  • demulsify

10. spiral

verb. ['ˈspaɪrəl'] move in a spiral or zigzag course.

Synonyms

  • turn

Antonyms

  • be born
  • freeze
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