Portuguese translation of 'spin'
Word forms: past, past participle spun
1. (revolution of wheel) volta, rotação f
2. (aviation) parafuso
3. (trip in car) volta or passeio de carro
to put spin on fazer rolar
1. (wool etc) fiar, tecer
2. (wheel) girar
3. (clothes) torcer
1. girar, rodar
2. (make thread) tecer
the car spun out of control o carro se desgovernou
(money) fazer render
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Example Sentences Including 'spin'
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We make gestures and spin around in time to see ourselves making them.The Times Literary Supplement (2012)
Both cars spin onto the grass.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The room spun around our heads as we talked and fought.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The world has spun off its axis.The Sun (2008)
To call him a monster was just spin by his successors.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
To work it off: 35 minutes of a spinning class.The Sun (2012)
We went back to his flat and watched the film three times on the spin.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
I have been spoiled watching wonderful players and I enjoyed spin bowling.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The car suddenly spun out of control.The Sun (2011)
The leading spin bowler will also feature automatically in one of them.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
There is always a gamble about wrist spin.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Wasps have lost three games on the spin.The Sun (2006)
You have to put spin on defeats.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It constructs and spends its entire growing life in a tangled scaffolding of threads spun across the surface of the rock wall.Caves and Cave Life (1993)
That way they can spin it out until July at least.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The modern epidemic of stress has been given an evolutionary spin.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Both vehicles were sent spinning before hitting oncoming traffic and knocking a motorcyclist from his machine.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
From cotton spinning to pattern cutting, the skills are there to make in Britain.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
I have found it difficult at times to deceive him because he reads the length and the spin so quickly!Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The vehicle had gone into a spin and toppled over a bridge barrier.The Sun (2011)
They have spun a story that is completely false.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
They would include the politics of spin.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Twitter can be used to publish factual information provided there is no political spin.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
We were waiting for her head to spin round!The Sun (2006)
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British English: spin VERB
If something spins or if you spin it, it turns quickly around a central point.
The disc, used for small portable computers, spins 3600 times a minute.
Translation of spin from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary