Definitions of spiral:
- noun: flying downward in a helical path with a large radius
- noun: ornament consisting of a curve on a plane that winds around a center with an increasing distance from the center
- noun: a plane curve traced by a point circling about the center but at ever-greater distances from it
- noun: a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops
- noun: a curve that lies on the surface of a cylinder or cone and cuts the element at a constant angle
- verb: form a spiral
Example: "The path spirals up the mountain"
- verb: to wind or move in a spiral course
- verb: move in a spiral or zigzag course
- adjective: in the shape of a coil
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