turner

Definitions of turner
  1. noun
    a lathe operator
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    type of:
    skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker
    a worker who has acquired special skills
  2. noun
    one of two persons who swing ropes for jumpers to skip over in the game of jump rope
  3. noun
    cooking utensil having a flat flexible part and a long handle; used for turning or serving food
    synonyms: food turner
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    types:
    fish slice
    a food turner with a broad blade used for turning or serving fish or other food that is cooked in a frying pan
    pancake turner
    turner for serving or turning pancakes
    spatula
    a turner with a narrow flexible blade
    type of:
    cooking utensil, cookware
    a kitchen utensil made of material that does not melt easily; used for cooking
  4. noun
    a tumbler who is a member of a turnverein
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    type of:
    tumbler
    a gymnast who performs rolls and somersaults and twists etc.
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