What does the word rotate mean?

Usage examples for rotate

  1. Hence we perceive that its whirling action must be more violent- it must rotate quicker. – Pioneers of Science by Oliver Lodge
  2. At the big end the spheres of the planets rotating on their axes and revolving round the sun; and at the little end the spheres of the atoms consisting of particles which, modern science tells us, in like manner rotate round a common center at distances which are astronomical as compared with their own mass. – The Creative Process in the Individual by Thomas Troward