The Collaborative International Dictionary
Atwirl \A*twirl"\, a. & adv. [Pref. a- + twist.]
Twisted; distorted; awry. [R.]
Usage examples of "atwirl".
Bodkin the Boggart couldn't have cared less as he strolled smugly back to the crescent, tail still atwirl.
Her mind was atwirl with the possibilities of what this speck might become.