churn

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
churn

Third-person singular
churns

Past tense
churned

Past participle
churned

Present participle
churning

  1. (transitive) If you churn something, you stir it quickly and multiple times.
    To make butter, we churn the milk.
  2. (intransitive) If something churns, it moves around a lot.
    I was so nervous my stomach was churning.

Noun[change]

Singular
churn

Plural
churns

  1. (countable) A churn is a machine that churns things.
    Put the milk in the butter churn.