n. A vessel in which milk or cream is stirred, beaten, or otherwise agitated (as by a plunging or revolving dasher) in order to separate the oily globules from the other parts, and obtain butter.
- vb. To stir, beat, or agitate, as milk or cream in a churn, in order to make butter. To shake or agitate with violence.
- vb. To perform the operation of churning.