Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb churn

2 senses of churn

Sense 1
churn -- (stir (cream) vigorously in order to make butter)
       => stir -- (move an implement through; "stir the soup"; "stir my drink"; "stir the soil")

Sense 2
churn, boil, moil, roil -- (be agitated; "the sea was churning in the storm")
       => move -- (move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion; "He moved his hand slightly to the right")

Antonyms of adj churning

2 senses of churning

Sense 1
churning, churned-up -- (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")

INDIRECT (VIA agitated) -> unagitated -- (not physically disturbed or set in motion)

Sense 2
churning, roiling, roiled, roily, turbulent -- ((of a liquid) agitated vigorously; in a state of turbulence; "the river's roiling current"; "turbulent rapids")

INDIRECT (VIA agitated) -> unagitated -- (not physically disturbed or set in motion)

Similarity of adj churning

2 senses of churning

Sense 1
churning, churned-up -- (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")
       => agitated (vs. unagitated) -- (physically disturbed or set in motion; "the agitated mixture foamed and bubbled")

Sense 2
churning, roiling, roiled, roily, turbulent -- ((of a liquid) agitated vigorously; in a state of turbulence; "the river's roiling current"; "turbulent rapids")
       => agitated (vs. unagitated) -- (physically disturbed or set in motion; "the agitated mixture foamed and bubbled")

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