Synonyms and Antonyms of rotate

  1. 1 to move (something) in a curved or circular path on or as if on an axis rotate the mirror 180 degrees Synonyms pivot, revolve, roll, turn, spin, swing, swirl, swivel, twirl, twist, wheel, whirlRelated Words screw, unscrew; twiddle; coil, crank, reel, wind; circulate

  2. 2 to move in circles around an axis or center with mirrors on three sides, she rotated all around to see how the dress looked on her Synonyms gyrate, pinwheel, pirouette, revolve, roll, spin, turn, twirl, wheel, whirlRelated Words coil, curl, curve, round, spiral, swirl, twine, twist, wind; circle, circulate, encircle, orbit, ring; pivot, swivel

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capable of being understood in two ways

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