spinner

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Etymology[edit]

spin + -er.

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spinner (plural spinners)

  1. Agent noun of spin; someone or something who spins.
  2. A conical cover at the center of some aircraft propellers.
  3. (obsolete) The coin thrower in a game of two-up.
  4. (slang, film) Used primarily in the adult film industry, an actress or prostitute with a tiny frame, usually very thin and small-breasted.
  5. (computing, graphical user interface) An input control for entering a number, with accompanying arrowed buttons that increase or decrease the value.
  6. (cricket) A spin bowler.
  7. (fishing) A type of lure consisting of wire, a rotating blade, a weighted body, and one or more hooks.
  8. An ornamental hubcap that spins independently of the wheel
  9. A goatsucker.
  10. A spinneret.
  11. (Jamaica) A kind of dumpling, shaped by "spinning" it in the hands.

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Verb[edit]

spinner

  1. present tense of spinna.