The planets revolve around the sun.
An example of revolve is thinking about work while trying to go to sleep.
An example of revolve is spinning a toy top.
An example of revolve is a ballet dancer doing a pirouette.
His credit line revolves.
Their troubles revolve around money management.
The Earth revolves around the sun.
The Earth revolves once every twenty-four hours.
Revolved the matter in his mind.
The program revolves through all the queues before returning to the start.
The centuries revolve.
Origin of revolve
- Middle English revolven to change direction from Old French revolver to reflect upon from Latin revolvere to turn over, roll back, reflect upon re- re- volvere to roll wel-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition