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dervish

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dervish/ˈdɚvɪʃ/noun
pluraldervishes
dervish
/ˈdɚvɪʃ/
noun
pluraldervishes
Learner's definition of DERVISH  
[count]
: a member of a Muslim religious group that is known for its customs including a fast spinning dance that is done as part of worship
◊ In U.S. English, dervish is most common in figurative uses where it describes someone or something that is spinning or moving very fast.
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