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verb (TURN) 旋转     /spɪn/ ( present participle spinning, past tense spun, past participle UK ALSO span)
[I or T] to (cause to) turn around and around, especially fast (使)(尤指快速)旋转 The Earth spins on its axis. 地球绕地轴旋转。 The roulette players silently watched the wheel spin around/round. 玩轮盘赌的玩家们默不作声地注视着轮盘旋转。 He was killed when his car hit a tree and spun off the road. 他的车撞在树上甩出路面,他因此而丧生。 Spin the ball (= Make it turn around and around as you throw it) and it will change direction when it hits the ground. 把球旋转起来再抛出去,球触地时就会改变方向。 Revolving, rotating and spinning
head/room spins
If your head or the room spins you feel as if it is turning around and around, and you cannot balance 天旋地转;眩晕 The room started spinning and I felt faint. 我开始感觉天旋地转,头昏眼花。 Headaches and dizziness
(Definition of spin verb (TURN) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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