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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “twirl”

twirl

verb [I or T, usually + adv/prep]
 
 
/twɜːl/ US  /twɝːl/
to (cause to) give a sudden quick turn or set of turns in a circle
(使)旋转;(使)转动;(使)缠绕
She danced and twirled across the room.
她在房间里转着圈跳舞。
He twirled the ribbon round the stick.
他把丝带缠绕在棍子上。
He twirled his umbrella as he walked.
他边走边旋转着伞。
She twirled her baton high in the air as she led the parade.
导引受阅方队时,她高高旋动着司仪杖。
Revolving, rotating and spinning
twirl
 
 
noun [C]
She did a twirl (= turned quickly round) in her new skirt.
她穿着新裙子快速地转了一圈。
Revolving, rotating and spinning
(Definition of twirl from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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