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spin

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of spin

  1. 1 a rapid turning about on an axis or central point the ice skater moved into a tight spin at the end of her routine Synonyms of spin gyration, pirouette, reel, revolution, roll, rotation, twirl, wheel, whirl Words Related to spin circuit, circulation, ring, round; coil, curl, curve, spiral, twist, whorl; circle, orbit; eddy, swirl

  2. 2 a state of mental confusion the news left me all in a spin Synonyms of spin daze, dazedness, fog, muddle, haze, swoonWords Related to spin reverie, stupor, trance; befuddlement, bewilderment, perplexity, puzzlement; delirium, malaise, paralysis; cloudiness, fogginessNear Antonyms of spin alertness, levelheadedness

  3. 3 a short trip for pleasure a family out for a spin on a beautiful Sunday afternoon Synonyms of spin jaunt, junket, outing, ramble, sally, sashay, sortie, excursionWords Related to spin journey, travel(s), voyage; circuit, tour; expedition, odyssey, safari; detour; hike, peregrination, trek, walk; pilgrimage


spin

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of spin

  1. 1 to move in circles around an axis or center spinning on its axis, the Earth makes one complete rotation every 23 hours 56 minutes 4 seconds Synonyms of spin gyrate, pinwheel, pirouette, revolve, roll, rotate, turn, twirl, wheel, whirl Words Related to spin coil, curl, curve, round, spiral, swirl, twine, twist, wind; circle, circulate, encircle, orbit, ring; pivot, swivel

  2. 2 to be in a confused state as if from being twirled around my head spun as I contemplated all the possible problems this restructuring could cause Synonyms of spin reel, swim, turn, whirl Words Related to spin swirl Near Antonyms of spin calm, collect; settle, steady

  3. 3 to move (something) in a curved or circular path on or as if on an axis spun the child around until he was hopelessly dizzy Synonyms of spin pivot, revolve, roll, rotate, turn, swing, swirl, swivel, twirl, twist, wheel, whirlWords Related to spin screw, unscrew; twiddle; coil, crank, reel, wind; circulate



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