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Detailed Translations for spin from English to German


to spin verb (spins, spinned, spinning)

  1. to spin (purr)
    • schnurren verb (schnurre, schnurrst, schnurrt, schnurrte, schnurrtet, geschnurrt)
  2. to spin (spin round; twirl; swirl; whirl; turn)
    kreiseln; herumdrehen; sich drehen; wirbeln; herumwirbeln
    • kreiseln verb (kreisele, kreiselst, kreiselt, kreiselte, kreiseltet, gekreiselt)
    • herumdrehen verb (drehe herum, drehst herum, dreht herum, drehte herum, drehtet herum, herumgedreht)
    • sich drehen verb (drehe mich, drehst dich, dreht sich, drehte sich, drehtet euch, sich gedreht)
    • wirbeln verb (wirbele, wirbelst, wirbelt, wirbelte, wirbeltet, gewirbelt)
    • herumwirbeln verb (wirble herum, wirbelst herum, wirbelt herum, wirbelte herum, wirbeltet herum, herumgewirbelt)

Conjugations for spin:

  1. spin
  2. spin
  3. spins
  4. spin
  5. spin
  6. spin
simple past
  1. spinned
  2. spinned
  3. spinned
  4. spinned
  5. spinned
  6. spinned
present perfect
  1. have spinned
  2. have spinned
  3. has spinned
  4. have spinned
  5. have spinned
  6. have spinned
past continuous
  1. was spinning
  2. were spinning
  3. was spinning
  4. were spinning
  5. were spinning
  6. were spinning
  1. shall spin
  2. will spin
  3. will spin
  4. shall spin
  5. will spin
  6. will spin
continuous present
  1. am spinning
  2. are spinning
  3. is spinning
  4. are spinning
  5. are spinning
  6. are spinning
  1. be spinned
  2. be spinned
  3. be spinned
  4. be spinned
  5. be spinned
  6. be spinned
  1. spin!
  2. let's spin!
  3. spinned
  4. spinning
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

spin [the ~] noun

  1. the spin (turbulence; spinning dive)
    die Turbulenz
  2. the spin (tailspin)

Translation Matrix for spin:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Trudeln spin; tailspin
Turbulenz spin; spinning dive; turbulence impetuosity; tempestuousness; turbulence; unruliness
- tailspin; twirl; twist; twisting; whirl
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
herumdrehen spin; spin round; swirl; turn; twirl; whirl reverse; revolve; roll; rotate; shift; swing; swing around; swing round; swirl; turn; turn around; twist; veer; whirl
herumwirbeln spin; spin round; swirl; turn; twirl; whirl revolve; roll; rotate; swing around; swirl; turn; twist; whirl
kreiseln spin; spin round; swirl; turn; twirl; whirl churn; eddy; swirl; turn; turn around; whirl
schnurren purr; spin chanter; grouse; growl; grumble; rumble; snarl
sich drehen spin; spin round; swirl; turn; twirl; whirl churn; eddy; revolve; roll; rotate; swing; swing around; turn; twist; veer; whirl
wirbeln spin; spin round; swirl; turn; twirl; whirl beat the drum; churn; drum; eddy; mess about; muddle; muddle on; play the drum; swirl; tinker; vortex; whirl; whirl down
- birl; gyrate; reel; spin around; spin out; twirl; whirl

Related Words for "spin":

  • spins

Synonyms for "spin":

Related Definitions for "spin":

  1. a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion)1
    • the campaign put a favorable spin on the story1
  2. rapid descent of an aircraft in a steep spiral1
  3. a short drive in a car1
    • he took the new car for a spin1
  4. the act of rotating rapidly1
    • he gave the crank a spin1
  5. a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)1
  6. prolong or extend1
  7. twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation1
    • The President's spokesmen had to spin the story to make it less embarrassing1
  8. work natural fibers into a thread1
    • spin silk1
  9. form a web by making a thread1
    • spiders spin a fine web1
  10. make up a story1
    • spin a yarn1
  11. revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis1
  12. cause to spin1
    • spin a coin1
  13. stream in jets, of liquids1

Wiktionary Translations for spin:

  1. to make yarn
  1. (intransitiv), bei Rädern: ohne Grip auf der gleichen Stelle drehen
  2. reflexiv: sich um eine Achse bewegen
  3. aus einzelnen Fäden durch festes Umeinanderschlingen herstellen
  1. Luftfahrt: ein annähernd stationärer Flugzustand, der nach einem Strömungsabriss an einer Tragfläche eintritt und mit einem schraubenlinienförmigen Sinkflug verbunden ist
  2. Physik: Eigendrehimpuls von Elementarteilchen
  3. Drehbewegung, Eigenrotation, manchmal auch Drehimpuls
  1. einen Faden herstellen, Erstellung von Garn aus einzelnen Fasern

Cross Translation:
spin spinnen spinnen — een lange draad vervaardigen door enkele vezels in elkaar te vervlechten

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