Phrasal Verbs With 'Spin'

Spin around phrasal verb

  1. Meaning: Turn to face the opposite direction
    (Intransitive | British English)
    » Example: She SPUN AROUND when he called her name.

Spin off phrasal verb

  1. Meaning: Produce an unexpected additional benefit
    (Separable [optional] | International English)
    » Example: The research SPUN OFF a number of new products as well as solving the problem.
  2. Meaning: Form a separate company from part of an existing one
    (Separable [optional] | International English)
    » Example: They SPUN OFF the retail division last year.
  3. Meaning: Create a TV show using characters from a popular show
    (Separable [optional] | International English)
    » Example: They SPUN it OFF from the main show, but it didn't really attract many viewers.

Spin out phrasal verb

  1. Meaning: Lose control (vehicle)
    (Intransitive | American English)
    » Example: The car hit the water and SPUN OUT.
  2. Meaning: Make something last as long as possible
    (Separable [optional] | International English)
    » Example: I SPUN the work OUT to make as much money from the job as I could.