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1. rotate

verb. ['ˈroʊˌteɪt'] turn on or around an axis or a center.

Synonyms

  • circumvolve
  • gyrate
  • whirl
  • swirl
  • reel
  • go around
  • spin around
  • turn
  • revolve
  • spin
  • twirl
  • wheel around
  • twiddle
  • screw
  • drive in

Antonyms

  • confront
  • heat
  • relax
  • tense

Etymology

  • rotatus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Rotate

  • acetate
  • agitate
  • allstate
  • amputate
  • annotate
  • cogitate
  • corestate
  • debilitate
  • decapitate
  • devastate
  • dictate
  • downstate
  • facilitate
  • felicitate
  • gestate
  • gravitate
  • hesitate
  • homestate
  • imitate
  • incapacitate

Sentences with rotate


1. Verb, base form
Keeping your leg straight, rotate the sole of your foot outward to your right.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Now rotate the work since you'll be working along the bottom of the foundation chain.

3. Noun, singular or mass
As you cut your grass, the blades of your lawnmower twist and rotate.

2. rotate

verb. ['ˈroʊˌteɪt'] exchange on a regular basis.

Antonyms

  • acidify

Etymology

  • rotatus (Latin)

3. rotate

verb. ['ˈroʊˌteɪt'] perform a job or duty on a rotating basis.

Antonyms

  • ride

Etymology

  • rotatus (Latin)

4. rotate

verb. ['ˈroʊˌteɪt'] cause to turn on an axis or center.

Synonyms

  • circumvolve
  • birl
  • crank up
  • whirl
  • go around
  • turn
  • spin
  • revolve
  • twirl
  • crank

Antonyms

  • cool
  • curdle
  • get well
  • close

Etymology

  • rotatus (Latin)

5. rotate

verb. ['ˈroʊˌteɪt'] plant or grow in a fixed cyclic order of succession.

Antonyms

  • walk

Etymology

  • rotatus (Latin)

6. rotate

verb. ['ˈroʊˌteɪt'] turn outward.

Synonyms

  • splay
  • turn
  • turn out

Antonyms

  • open
  • alkalize
  • nitrify
  • die

Etymology

  • rotatus (Latin)
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