The definition of a churn is a device for making butter.(noun)
An example of a churn is what the Amish use to make butter.
To churn is defined as to stir or shake milk or cream with intense movements in the process of making butter, to stir up and agitate, or to produce something at a rapid and regular rate.(verb)
See churn in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME chirne < OE cyrne; akin to cyrnel, kernel: with ref. to grainy appearance of churned cream
Origin: ME chirnen < the n.
See churn in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English chirne
Origin: , from Old English cyrn, cyrin.
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