Translation of "spin" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb (TURN) 旋轉 uk us /spɪn/ (present participle spinning, past tense spun, past participle UK ALSO span)

[ I or T ] to (cause to) turn around and around, especially fast

The Earth spins on its axis. 地球繞地軸旋轉。
The roulette players silently watched the wheel spin around/round. 玩轉盤遊戲的玩家們默不作聲地注視著輪盤旋轉。
He was killed when his car hit a tree and spun off the road. 他的車撞到樹上後甩出路面,他因此而喪生。
Spin the ball (= Make it turn around and around as you throw it) and it will change direction when it hits the ground. 把球旋轉起來再拋出去,球觸地時就會改變方向。
head/room spins

If your head or the room spins you feel as if it is turning around and around, and you cannot balance

The room started spinning and I felt faint. 我開始感覺天旋地轉,頭昏眼花。

(Translation of “spin verb (TURN)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)