churn out

verb

churned out; churning out; churns out

transitive verb

: to produce mechanically or copiously : grind out
the usual pap which has been churned out about this superstarW. S. Murphy

Examples of churn out in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Now the construction robot will get busy churning out up to 10 houses in a bid to become the employee of choice for building entire communities. Michael Franco, New Atlas, 16 July 2024 Stiller continued churning out more hits, among them Night at the Museum, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, Madagascar, Little Fockers, Tower Heist and many more. Stephanie Sengwe, Peoplemag, 9 July 2024 The state of textile recycling The need to recycle clothing is becoming more urgent along with the rise of fast fashion, the business model where retailers churn out cheap, flimsy clothes quickly to keep up with ever-changing fashion trends. Nicolás Rivero, Washington Post, 5 July 2024 Television, like Broadway and film, has become more interested in replicating the past than investing in the future, churning out endless sequels, prequels and reboots. Mary McNamara, Los Angeles Times, 24 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for churn out 

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Word History

First Known Use

1876, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of churn out was in 1876

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“Churn out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/churn%20out. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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