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Princeton's WordNet2.7 / 3 votes

  1. churning, churned-upadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    roily, turbulent, churned-up, roiled, roiling

    Antonyms:
    unagitated

  2. churning, roiling, roiled, roily, turbulentadjective

    (of a liquid) agitated vigorously; in a state of turbulence

    "the river's roiling current"; "turbulent rapids"

    Synonyms:
    churned-up, annoyed, roiling, riotous, irritated, pissed off, troubled, turbulent, nettled, miffed, tumultuous, disruptive, peeved, steamed, roiled, stung, riled, roily, pissed

    Antonyms:
    unagitated

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  1. List of paraphrases for "churning":

    turbulence

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How to use churning in a sentence?

  1. Jose Ramon Pin:

    The training programmes must adapt to business needs, not the other way round, there's no point churning out lathe operators if there are no jobs for them.

  2. Robin Green:

    I am...blood. That primordial ooze. Not out there, listeners, in here. Inside this skin we wear, it only lets us think we're something else-- nice clean brains, little talking computers running around in the pursuit of happiness. We pierce this skin and what do we see Warm ooze, protoplasm churning and jesting, defecating, pulsating, life, death.

  3. Chuck Schumer:

    We’re facing a situation where anyone—a felon, a terrorist—can open a gun factory in their garage and the weapons they make will be undetectable. It’s stomach-churning.

  4. Tracey Emin:

    I have had the title for about 15 years but I have never used it. A couple of years ago, my mum died, and I have cried so much in all my life and I thought this is the time to use this title, essentially the show is about big emotional moments in my life, good or bad, hell or happy, this kind of combination of this big emotional churning, reworking, awakening, a big emotional timebomb that has been let off in the gallery.

  5. Robert McClenaghan:

    My stomach is churning at all that's happening, we are in danger of a return to conflict - at a low intensity level - if those funds are taken away.


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