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  • a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion)
    • the campaign put a favorable spin on the story
  • rapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral
  • a short drive in a car
    • he took the new car for a spin
  • the act of rotating rapidly
    • he gave the crank a spin
    • it broke off after much twisting
  • a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)
  • prolong or extend
    • spin out a visit
  • twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation
    • The President's spokesmen had to spin the story to make it less embarrassing
  • work natural fibers into a thread
    • spin silk
  • form a web by making a thread
    • spiders spin a fine web
  • make up a story
    • spin a yarn
  • cause to spin
    • spin a coin
  • stream in jets, of liquids
    • The creek spun its course through the woods
  • revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis
    • The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy
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