spinning (def 3).
noun 1. Joel Elias, 1875–1939, U.S. literary critic, publisher, and editor.
adjective 1. (esp of plants) bearing spines or thorns
noun, plural spinifex, spinifexes. 1. any of several Australian grasses of the genera Spinifex, Plectrachne, or Triodia, having spiny seeds and stiff, sharp-pointed leaves that grow in dense masses. noun 1. (Austral) Also called porcupine grass. any of various coarse spiny-leaved inland grasses of the genus Triodia 2. any grass of the SE Asian genus […]
- Spin journalism
noun news and information that is manipulated or slanted to affect its interpretation and influence public opinion