Shift #79

to turn, rotate (tr.) → to distort

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Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 vraščat'
Lexeme 2 izvraščat'
Meaning 1 to spin, to rotate
Meaning 2 to perverse
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Type Polysemy
Language Gagauz
Lexeme çevir-
Meaning 1 to spin, to turn текерлää чевирмää
"to turn a wheel"
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Meaning 2 to distort, to pervert йаланы аслыйа чевирмää
"He calls black white (lit. turns lie into truth)"
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Comment ГРМС 533. The same in Turk. Çevir- (ТуРС 183).