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Synonyms for rotation
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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. rotation

    Synonyms:
    turn, series, order, succession, revolution, course, reversion, recurrence

    Antonyms:
    simultaneity, perpetuity, constancy, non-intermittence, contemporaneousness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rotation, rotary motionnoun

    the act of rotating as if on an axis

    "the rotation of the dancer kept time with the music"

    Synonyms:
    revolution, rotary motion, gyration

  2. rotationnoun

    (mathematics) a transformation in which the coordinate axes are rotated by a fixed angle about the origin

    Synonyms:
    revolution, rotary motion, gyration

  3. rotation, revolution, gyrationnoun

    a single complete turn (axial or orbital)

    "the plane made three rotations before it crashed"; "the revolution of the earth about the sun takes one year"

    Synonyms:
    revolution, rotary motion, whirling, gyration

  4. rotationnoun

    a planned recurrent sequence (of crops or personnel etc.)

    "crop rotation makes a balanced demand on the fertility of the soil"; "the manager had only four starting pitchers in his rotation"

    Synonyms:
    revolution, rotary motion, gyration

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rotationnoun

    Synonyms:
    turning, revolution, succession

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How to use rotation in a sentence?

  1. Jay Hahn:

    In-bee isn't flexible, her wrists aren't flexible so there's a limitation on her cocking. She also has limited trunk rotation... but she uses her swing to overcome her physical limitations.

  2. Jeff Jonas:

    I think the more general sector rotation has probably created a high bar for these companies, and I am a little worried that meeting expectations isn't even enough.

  3. Martin Hardcastle:

    What can happen is that the rotation of the black hole itself can twist up magnetic fields and the energy put into those twisted magnetic fields generates a column of energy going out, i like to think of these things a bit like a garden hose.

  4. Margaret Doyle:

    FMCG companies have always been perceived as having well-regarded graduate programmes, people are initiated through different parts of the business - they get to market shampoo, market washing powder, they experience a real rotation which is a great foundation.

  5. Dennis Rose:

    The rotation out of exporters to more domestically focused stocks and sectors, in Italy or Spain for example, has more to go.

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