Revolve - Crossword Clue

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  1. the act of turning on (or as if on) a pivot; "the golfer went to the driving range to practice his pivot"
  2. axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns
  3. the person in a rank around whom the others wheel and maneuver
  4. turn on a pivot
  1. plant or grow in a fixed cyclic order of succession; "We rotate the crops so as to maximize the use of the soil"
  2. perform a job or duty on a rotating basis; "Interns have to rotate for a few months"
  3. turn on or around an axis or a center; "The Earth revolves around the Sun"; "The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire"
  4. turn outward; "These birds can splay out their toes"; "ballet dancers can rotate their legs out by 90 degrees"
  5. cause to turn on an axis or center; "Rotate the handle"
  6. exchange on a regular basis; "We rotate the lead soprano every night"
  1. work natural fibers into a thread; "spin silk"
  2. a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion); "the campaign put a favorable spin on the story"
  3. form a web by making a thread; "spiders spin a fine web"
  4. rapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral
  5. make up a story; "spin a yarn"
  6. a short drive in a car; "he took the new car for a spin"
  7. revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis; "The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy"
  8. the act of rotating rapidly; "he gave the crank a spin"; "it broke off after much twisting"
  9. cause to spin; "spin a coin"
  10. a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)
  11. stream in jets, of liquids; "The creek spun its course through the woods"
  12. prolong or extend; "spin out a visit"
  13. twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation; "The President's spokesmen had to spin the story t
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