turner

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

turn +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

turner (plural turners)

  1. A person who turns and shapes wood etc. on a lathe
  2. A kitchen utensil used for turning food.
  3. (zoology) A variety of pigeon; a tumbler.
  4. (cricket) a very dry pitch on which the ball will turn with ease
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Etymology 2[edit]

From German

Noun[edit]

turner (plural turners)

  1. (sports) A person who practices athletic or gymnastic exercises.

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

turner m (plural turners, diminutive turnertje n)

  1. gymnast

Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

turner

  1. Alternative form of torner.

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-rns, *-rnt are modified to rz, rt. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.


Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) turnar
  • (Vallader) tuornar

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tornō, tornāre (turn), from tornus (lathe).

Verb[edit]

turner

  1. (Puter) to return, go back, come back
  2. (Puter) to return, come back (home)