(of a stairway) constantly turning in one direction as it rises, around a solid or open centre. "a wrought-iron spiral staircase"
MEDICINE (of a fracture) curving round a long bone lengthwise.
short for spiral-bound. "a spiral notebook"
noun: spiral; plural noun: spirals
a spiral curve, shape, pattern, or object. "a spiral of smoke"
synonyms:coil, helix, curl, corkscrew, twist, gyre, whorl, scroll, curlicue, convolution;
technicalvolute, volution "a spiral of smoke"
short for spiral galaxy.
a progressive rise or fall of prices, wages, etc., each responding to an upward or downward stimulus provided by a previous one. "an inflationary spiral"
a process of deterioration through the continuous increase or decrease of a specified feature. "this spiral of deprivation and environmental degradation"
verb: spiral; 3rd person present: spirals; past tense: spiralled; past participle: spiralled; gerund or present participle: spiralling; past tense: spiraled; past participle: spiraled; gerund or present participle: spiraling
move in a spiral course. "a wisp of smoke spiralled up from the trees"
synonyms:coil, wind, twirl, swirl, twist, wreathe, snake, gyrate "a wisp of smoke spiralled up from the trees"
cause to have a spiral shape or follow a spiral course. "spiral the bandage round the limb"
show a continuous and dramatic increase. "inflation continued to spiral"
synonyms:soar, shoot up, rocket, increase rapidly, rise rapidly, leap up, escalate, climb, mount;
informalskyrocket,go through the ceiling, go through the roof "inflation continued to spiral"
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