Informal a spinning slide or skid by a motor vehicle that is out of control
- An instance of spinning out: a motorist who was injured in a spinout.
- A spinoff, especially a business that is spun off from a larger company.
- (automotive) A skid that results in a car rotating so as not to be oriented in the direction of linear motion.
- (business) The formation of a subsidiary company that continues the operations of part of the parent company; the company so formed.