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spin (n):
a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion)
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the campaign put a favorable spin on the story
spin (n):
rapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral
spin (n):
a short drive in a car
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he took the new car for a spin
spin (n):
the act of rotating rapidly
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he gave the crank a spin.
it broke off after much twisting

Related Words: twirltwistwhirl
spin (n):
a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)
spin (v):
prolong or extend
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spin out a visit
spin (v):
twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation
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The President's spokesmen had to spin the story to make it less embarrassing
spin (v):
work natural fibers into a thread
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spin silk
spin (v):
form a web by making a thread
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spiders spin a fine web
spin (v):
make up a story
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spin a yarn
spin (v):
revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis
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The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy
Related Words: gyratewhirl
spin (v):
cause to spin
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spin a coin
Related Words: twirlwhirl
spin (v):
stream in jets, of liquids
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The creek spun its course through the woods
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Once bitten twice shy

Sütten ağzı yanan yoğurdu üfleyerek yer.
If a person has been tricked once he will more be careful and alert the next time.


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