Synonyms of rotary


1. traffic circle, circle, rotary, roundabout, junction

usage: a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island; "the accident blocked all traffic at the rotary"

2. synchronous converter, rotary, rotary converter, electrical converter

usage: electrical converter consisting of a synchronous machine that converts alternating to direct current or vice versa


1. rotary

usage: relating to or characterized by rotation; "rotary dial"

2. circular, rotary, orbitual, cyclic (vs. noncyclic), cyclical

usage: describing a circle; moving in a circle; "the circular motion of the wheel"

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Definition and meaning of rotary (Dictionary)