spin around


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Verb1.spin around - revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis; "The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy"
revolve, rotate, go around - turn on or around an axis or a center; "The Earth revolves around the Sun"; "The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire"
whirligig - whirl or spin like a whirligig
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Carpool Karaoke: Special Sky One, 9pm Canadian superstar Celine Dion (left) and James Corden go for a spin around Las Vegas, and recreate of one of the most famous scenes from the 1997 film Titanic.
Young students can use the Jollibee Sharpener to keep their pencils from getting dull as they watch Jollibee spin around. With the Hetty Tape Dispenser, they can make Hetty turn as they pull strips of adhesive tape for their school projects.
They decided to make the world spin around the shrimp -- virtually speaking.
Mohammed Tahsin, an Iraqi boy, starting spin around with tremendous speed despite barely being tall enough to reach the wheel.
Outdoor Skating, Centre for Life Always a popular draw with wannabe Torvill and Deans of all ages, the rink is open for a good while yet if you haven't already taken a spin around it.
Peppy Hare was the one who said the line "Do a barrel roll!" whenever players pressed the letter R or Z twice in "Star Fox 64." It caused the vehicles that the players were riding to spin around. It also causes the screen of any computer or mobile device to spin around.
Arsenal striker Lukas Podolski has been pictured taking his close pal, F1 driver Nico Rosberg, on a 170mph spin around the Nurburgring.
However, he showed his wellbeing with a brilliant 28.28sec trial spin around the circuit the Saturday before Christmas.
Which royal was taken for a spin around Silverstone race circuit by former F1 champion Damon Hill?
FANCY a quick spin around Monaco's F1 Grand Prix circuit, New York or Paris without leaving your desk?
If you want to learn how to heel-toe and spin around the rink take a look at londonskaters.com.
Called the spin force, it fills the gap between the spin of subatomic particles and the spin around stars, planets, galaxies, and super galaxies, which are all known to spin.