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revolve
American English: /rəˈvɑlv/
British English: /rɪˈvɒlv/

Translation of revolve in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (rotate)
    (wheel)
    girar
    her words continued to revolve in my mind
    sus palabras siguieron dándome vueltas en la cabeza
    to revolve around something
    girar alrededor de or en torno a algo
    Example sentences
    • Imagine a fly walking across a man's head as the man strolls down the aisle of a speeding train as the earth revolves on its axis and circles round the sun in a rapidly expanding universe.
    • Its body revolves in a complete circle while its wheels stay put.
    • The crowd is dancing to an Israeli classic, revolving in a giant circle, arms around each other's shoulders.
  • 2
    also: revolving present participle
    (chair/door/stage)
    giratorio
  • 3 (center on)to revolve around something/somebody
    girar alrededor de or en torno a algo/alguien
    the world doesn't revolve around you, you know
    no te creas que eres el centro del mundo
    Example sentences
    • An important element of the case revolves around which party initially contacted the other.
    • It would have all the commercial elements with a storyline revolving around college students.
    • The bulk of my professional practise has revolved around assessing and treating traumatized individuals.

transitive verb

  • (wheel)
    hacer girar
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