revolving

adjective re·volv·ing \ ri-ˈväl-viŋ , -ˈvȯl- also -ˈvä-viŋ or -ˈvȯ-viŋ \
Updated on: 9 May 2018

Definition of revolving

1 a : tending to revolve or recur; especially : recurrently available
b : of, relating to, or being credit that may be used repeatedly up to the specified limit and is usually repaid in regular proportional installments
2 : turning around on or as if on an axis
  • a revolving platform

Examples of revolving in a Sentence

  1. The band played on a revolving stage.

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First Known Use of revolving

1599

in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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REVOLVING Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of revolving for English Language Learners

  • : able to be turned around a center point


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