English to Afrikaans Meaning :: spinning

Spinning :
spin
- spin

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Noun(1) creating thread
Verb(1) revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis(2) stream in jets, of liquids(3) cause to spin(4) make up a story(5) form a web by making a thread(6) work natural fibers into a thread(7) twist and turn so as to give an intended interpretation(8) prolong or extend

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(1) In the textile industry much spinning was for long done by peasant-women at home with their spinning-wheels.(2) Even then, it was calculated that half the cost of a piece of finished cotton cloth was accounted for by the labour of spinning .(3) The VFPCK initiative aims at introducing mechanised spinning of yarn out of these stems.(4) The sea-world over, sailormen love to beguile the days of calm, to put to flight hours of ennui, by the spinning of yarns.(5) Their business, however, was anything but wired: construction and spinning .(6) A spinning and weaving demonstration was held in the school with glass blowing and pottery behind the Kings Head.(7) Trudy saw him leave every morning as her mother, Clarice, began her spinning and weaving.(8) The women, in terms of their spinning and weaving, obviously, would find a new impetus in working with the produce of their own sheep.(9) in fine weather spinning was done out of doors(10) Traditional Sumu crafts included spinning , weaving, and dyeing cotton for clothes and household items such as sheets.(11) Each of these processes probably took place in separate cottages and spinning was seen as a job for women while weaving was seen as a man's job.(12) Fit into the day his work in teaching spinning at local gyms, and even a bit of modelling, and the week is well and truly used up.(13) Fruit of the Loom is transferring its spinning , knitting and dyeing operations to Morocco, where it already employs 1,700 people.(14) Maybe he's just spinning in his office instead.(15) Six villages were adopted and continuous spinning , processing and weaving work was entrusted to tribal women.(16) The real beauty of spinning , she says, is that you do vary the types of exercise during a class.
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(1) spin ::
spin
Synonyms
Verb
1. revolve ::
draai
2. whirl ::
dwarreling
3. reel ::
reel
4. tell ::
vertel
5. spin out ::
spin uit
6. gyrate ::
rond draai
7. twirl ::
rond draai
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