present tense third-person singular of churn
as in swirls
to be in a state of violent rolling motion a churning sea made getting to the island a risky undertaking

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as in stirs
to cause (as a liquid) to move about in a circle especially repeatedly churn the cream until it turns into butter

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“Churns.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Mar. 2023.

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