whisk (one) around

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whisk (one) around

1. To physically move one around some place very quickly or frenetically. I don't really feel like we had a proper dance—he just whisked me around the room all evening.
2. To guide or direct one around some place very quickly or frenetically. It was a terrible tour—they whisked us around various parts the city so fast that I can barely even remember them. The boss whisked me around the office building so I could see the layout before showing me where I would be working.
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whisk someone around

to move someone around rapidly from place to place. I didn't get much chance to see the city. They just whisked me around. We whisked around the visitor from place to place.
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A friendly chap named Chris, who had been educated in the States, was on hand to whisk us around in a fancy air-con car.
We may be able to use wind power to whisk us around the region.
Frank Whittle's jets may whisk us around the globe at a pace beyond even Jules Verne's wildest dreams, but the cathode ray tube transports its wonders into our living rooms in the blink of an eye.