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English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak) Definition: spinning pemintalan
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: spin antih, putaran
English → English (WordNet) Definition: spinning spinning n : creating thread spin n 1: a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile) 2: the act of rotating rapidly; “he gave the crank a spin”; “it broke off after much twisting” [syn: twirl, twist, twisting, whirl] 3: a short drive in a car; “he took the new car for a spin” 4: rapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral [syn: tailspin] 5: a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion); “the campaign put a favorable spin on the story” [also: spun, spinning] spinning adj : rotating rapidly about an axis; “a spinning top”; “the whirling dance of the Dervish” [syn: whirling] spin v 1: revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis; “The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy” [syn: spin around, whirl, reel, gyrate] 2: stream in jets, of liquids; “The creek spun its course through the woods” 3: cause to spin; “spin a coin” [syn: whirl, birl, twirl] 4: make up a story; “spin a yarn” 5: form a web by making a thread; “spiders spin a fine web” 6: work natural fibers into a thread; “spin silk” 7: twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation; “The President's spokesmen had to spin the story to make it less embarrasing” 8: prolong or extend; “spin out a visit” [syn: spin out] [also: spun, spinning] spinning See spin
English → English (gcide) Definition: Spinning Spinning \Spin"ning\, a. & n. from Spin. [1913 Webster] Spinning gland (Zo["o]l.), one of the glands which form the material for spinning the silk of silkworms and other larv[ae]. Spinning house, formerly a common name for a house of correction in England, the women confined therein being employed in spinning. Spinning jenny (Mach.), an engine or machine for spinning wool or cotton, by means of a large number of spindles revolving simultaneously. Spinning mite (Zo["o]l.), the red spider. Spinning wheel, a machine for spinning yarn or thread, in which a wheel drives a single spindle, and is itself driven by the hand, or by the foot acting on a treadle. [1913 Webster] Spin \Spin\ (sp[i^]n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Spun(Archaic imp. Span); p. pr. & vb. n. Spinning.] [AS. spinnan; akin to D. & G. spinnen, Icel. & Sw. spinna, Dan. spinde, Goth. spinnan, and probably to E. span. [root]170. Cf. Span, v. t., Spider.] 1. To draw out, and twist into threads, either by the hand or machinery; as, to spin wool, cotton, or flax; to spin goat's hair; to produce by drawing out and twisting a fibrous material. [1913 Webster] All the yarn she [Penelope] spun in Ulysses' absence did but fill Ithaca full of moths. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To draw out tediously; to form by a slow process, or by degrees; to extend to a great length; -- with out; as, to spin out large volumes on a subject. [1913 Webster] Do you mean that story is tediously spun out? --Sheridan. [1913 Webster] 3. To protract; to spend by delays; as, to spin out the day in idleness. [1913 Webster] By one delay after another they spin out their whole lives. --L'Estrange. [1913 Webster] 4. To cause to turn round rapidly; to whirl; to twirl; as, to spin a top. [1913 Webster] 5. To form (a web, a cocoon, silk, or the like) from threads produced by the extrusion of a viscid, transparent liquid, which hardens on coming into contact with the air; -- said of the spider, the silkworm, etc. [1913 Webster] 6. (Mech.) To shape, as malleable sheet metal, into a hollow form, by bending or buckling it by pressing against it with a smooth hand tool or roller while the metal revolves, as in a lathe. [1913 Webster] To spin a yarn (Naut.), to tell a story, esp. a long or fabulous tale. To spin hay (Mil.), to twist it into ropes for convenient carriage on an expedition. To spin street yarn, to gad about gossiping. [Collog.] [1913 Webster]

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