HyperDic: churn

English > 3 senses of the word churn:
VERBcontactchurnstir (cream) vigorously in order to make butter
motionchurn, boil, moil, roilbe agitated
NOUNartifactchurn, butter churna vessel in which cream is agitated to separate butterfat from buttermilk
churn > pronunciation
Soundscher'n
Rhymesadjourn ... yearn: 61 rhymes with ern...
English > churn: 3 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA vessel in which cream is agitated to separate butterfat from buttermilk.
Synonymbutter churn
BroadervesselAn object used as a container (especially for liquids / liquids)
Spanishlechera, mantequera
Catalanlletera, manteguera
Verbschurnstir (cream) vigorously in order to make butter
English > churn: 3 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningStir (cream) vigorously in order to make butter.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Categorycooking, cookery, preparationThe act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat
BroaderstirMove an implement through
Spanishagitar
Nounschurna vessel in which cream is agitated to separate butterfat from buttermilk
English > churn: 3 senses > verb 2, motion
MeaningBe agitated.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe water churns
Example"the sea was churning in the storm"
Synonymsboil, moil, roil
Narrowerseethe, rollBoil vigorously
BroadermoveMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Spanishagitar, batir, remover
Catalanagitar, batre

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