Translation of rotate in Spanish:
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- 1.1 (turn about axis) girar, dar* vueltas, rotar rotating blade cuchilla (feminine) giratoria or rotatoriaExample sentences1.2 (take turns) turnarse, rotarse; [crops] alternarse members rotate in the role of chairman los miembros se van turnando or (se) van rotando para ocupar la presidencia on a rotating basis por turnos
- Just so you get to see this trick from all angles, the centre of the stage will rotate round slowly.
- Beta station loomed out of the darkness, the centre spire rotating in an anti-clockwise direction.
- I assumed those barrels would rotate around when a round was spent, but they seemed too high-tech to be simple revolvers.
- Millions of tenant farmers in the developing world have little incentive to invest in land improvements, rotate crops or improve soil fertility.
- We are still trying to find better ways to farm organically and to manage our soils and rotate our crops more productively.
- It survives winter in the soil and attacks again, even if other crops are rotated between peanut plantings.
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- 1.1 (turn, spin) (hacer*) girar, dar* vueltas a 1.2 (alternate) [crops] alternar, rotar; [employees] cambiar de puesto periódicamente, hacer* rotarExample sentences
- Today board meetings rotate among the three locations, and design staff members travel among the offices on a project-by-project basis.
- Now most engineers work in teams of three, with project leadership rotating among team members.
- In Orpheus, that function (which rotates regularly) is similar to that of a player-coach on a soccer team.
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