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revolve

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1 to move (something) in a curved or circular path on or as if on an axis

  • the salesclerk revolved the glass display case so I could see the watchbands on the reverse side
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2 to move in circles around an axis or center

  • the sidereal day measures the time it takes the Earth to revolve completely about its axis with respect to the fixed stars
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3 to give serious and careful thought to

  • for the next several hours he kept revolving the cryptic message in his mind, trying to make sense of it
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beat one's brains out (about), chew on, cudgel oneʼs brains (about), look at

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