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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Churn, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Churned p. pr. & vb. n. Churning.]
 1. To stir, beat, or agitate, as milk or cream in a churn, in order to make butter.
 2. To shake or agitate with violence.
    Churned in his teeth, the foamy venom rose.   --Addison.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Churn·ing, n.
 1. The act of one who churns.
 2. The quantity of butter made at one operation.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: moving with or producing or produced by vigorous agitation;
             "winds whipped the piled leaves into churning masses";
             "a car stuck in the churned-up mud" [syn: churned-up]
      2: (of a liquid) agitated vigorously; in a state of turbulence;
         "the river's roiling current"; "turbulent rapids" [syn: roiling,
          roiled, roily, turbulent]