Rotate - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Rotate.

REVOLVE
SPIN
TURN
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REVOLVE
  1. cause to move by turning over or in a circular manner of as if on an axis; "She rolled the ball"; "They rolled their eyes at his words"
  2. move in an orbit; "The moon orbits around the Earth"; "The planets are orbiting the sun"; "electrons orbit the nucleus"
  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"
SPIN
  1. a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion); "the campaign put a favorable spin on the story"
  2. make up a story; "spin a yarn"
  3. rapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral
  4. revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis; "The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy"
  5. a short drive in a car; "he took the new car for a spin"
  6. cause to spin; "spin a coin"
  7. the act of rotating rapidly; "he gave the crank a spin"; "it broke off after much twisting"
  8. stream in jets, of liquids; "The creek spun its course through the woods"
  9. a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)
  10. prolong or extend; "spin out a visit"
  11. twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation; "The President's spokesmen had to spin the story to make it less embarrassing"
  12. work natural fibers into a thread; "spin silk"
  13. form a web by making a threa
TURN
  1. the act of turning away or in the opposite direction; "he made an abrupt turn away from her"
  2. have recourse to or make an appeal or request for help or information to; "She called on her Representative to help her"; "She turned to her relatives for help"
  3. accomplish by rotating; "turn a somersault"; "turn cartwheels"
  4. the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course; "he took a turn to the right"
  5. direct at someone; "She turned a smile on me"; "They turned their flashlights on the car"
  6. undergo a change or development; "The water turned into ice"; "Her former friend became her worst enemy"; "He turned traitor"
  7. (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession; "it is my turn"; "it is still my play"
  8. alter the functioning or setting of; "turn the dial to 10"; "turn the heat down"
  9. cause to change or turn into something different;assume new characteristics; "The princess turned the frog into
Clue Database Last Updated: 20/03/2019 9:00am

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