Another word for spin

Noun

spin, twirl, twist, twisting, whirl - the act of rotating rapidly

Example:- he gave the crank a spin

spin, tailspin - rapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral

spin - a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)

spin - a short drive in a car

Example:- he took the new car for a spin

spin - a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion)

Example:- the campaign put a favorable spin on the story

Verb

spin - work natural fibers into a thread

Example:- spin silk

spin - twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation

Example:- The President's spokesmen had to spin the story to make it less embarrassing

spin - stream in jets, of liquids

Example:- The creek spun its course through the woods

gyrate, reel, spin, spin around, whirl - revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis

Example:- The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy

spin, spin out - prolong or extend

Example:- spin out a visit

spin - make up a story

Example:- spin a yarn

spin - form a web by making a thread

Example:- spiders spin a fine web

birl, spin, twirl, whirl - cause to spin

Example:- spin a coin

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Source : WordNet