Spin - Crossword Clue

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ENGLISH
PIROUETTE
REEL
ROTATE
TURN
TWIRL
WHIRL
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ENGLISH
  1. (sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist
  2. the people of England
  3. of or relating to or characteristic of England or its culture or people; "English history"; "the English landed aristocracy"; "English literature"
  4. of or relating to the English language
  5. the discipline that studies the English language and literature
  6. an Indo-European language belonging to the West Germanic branch; the official language of Britain and the United States and most of the commonwealth countries
PIROUETTE
  1. (ballet) a rapid spin of the body (especially on the toes as in ballet)
  2. do a pirouette, usually as part of a dance
REEL
  1. an American country dance which starts with the couples facing each other in two lines
  2. a lively dance of Scottish Highlanders; marked by circular moves and gliding steps
  3. a winder around which thread or tape or film or other flexible materials can be wound
  4. winder consisting of a revolving spool with a handle; attached to a fishing rod
  5. a roll of photographic film holding a series of frames to be projected by a movie projector
  6. wind onto or off a reel
  7. music composed for dancing a reel
  8. walk as if unable to control one's movements; "The drunken man staggered into the room"
  9. revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis; "The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy"
ROTATE
  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"
TURN
  1. undergo a change or development; "The water turned into ice"; "Her former friend became her worst enemy"; "He turned traitor"
  2. (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
  3. direct at someone; "She turned a smile on me"; "They turned their flashlights on the car"
  4. cause to change or turn into something different;assume new characteristics; "The princess turned the frog into a prince by kissing him"; "The alchemists tried to turn lead into gold"
  5. a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else); "it's my go"; "a spell of work"
  6. alter the functioning or setting of; "turn the dial to 10"; "turn the heat down"
  7. let (something) fall or spill from a container; "turn the flour onto a plate"
  8. shape by rotating on a lathe or cutting device or a wheel; "turn the legs of the table"; "turn the clay on the wheel"
  9. to break and turn over earth especially with a plow; "Farmer Jones p
TWIRL
  1. the act of rotating rapidly; "he gave the crank a spin"; "it broke off after much twisting"
  2. a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
  3. cause to spin; "spin a coin"
  4. turn in a twisting or spinning motion; "The leaves swirled in the autumn wind"
WHIRL
  1. revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis; "The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy"
  2. flow in a circular current, of liquids
  3. fly around; "The clothes tumbled in the dryer"; "rising smoke whirled in the air"
  4. cause to spin; "spin a coin"
  5. the act of rotating rapidly; "he gave the crank a spin"; "it broke off after much twisting"
  6. turn in a twisting or spinning motion; "The leaves swirled in the autumn wind"
  7. a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
  8. confused movement; "he was caught up in a whirl of work"; "a commotion of people fought for the exits"
  9. the shape of something rotating rapidly
Spin Clue Last Updated: 01/10/2019 9:00am

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