spins 1 of 2

present tense third-person singular of spin
as in rotates
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

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as in swims
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

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as in turns
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

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2 of 2


plural of spin

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“Spins.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spins. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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