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English definition of “swing (sth/sb) round”

swing (sth/sb) round

UK (US swing (sth/sb) around) phrasal verb with swing     /swɪŋ/ verb (swung, swung)
to turn round quickly, or to turn something or someone round quickly: She heard a sudden noise behind her and swung round to see who was there.Revolving, rotating and spinning
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