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Definition 1: cooking utensil having a flat flexible part and a long handle; used for turning or serving food - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for turner in the sense of this definition

(turner is a kind of ...) a kitchen utensil made of material that does not melt easily; used for cooking

(... is a kind of turner ) a food turner with a broad blade used for turning or serving fish or other food that is cooked in a frying pan

(... is a kind of turner ) turner for serving or turning pancakes

(... is a kind of turner ) a turner with a narrow flexible blade

Definition 2: one of two persons who swing ropes for jumpers to skip over in the game of jump rope - [noun denoting person]

(turner is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

Definition 3: a lathe operator - [noun denoting person]

(turner is a kind of ...) a worker who has acquired special skills

Definition 4: a tumbler who is a member of a turnverein - [noun denoting person]

(turner is a kind of ...) a gymnast who performs rolls and somersaults and twists etc.

(... is a member of turner) a club of tumblers or gymnasts

Definition 5: United States historian who stressed the role of the western frontier in American history (1861-1951) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for turner in the sense of this definition

(turner is an instance of ...) a person who is an authority on history and who studies it and writes about it

Definition 6: English landscape painter whose treatment of light and color influenced the French impressionists (1775-1851) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for turner in the sense of this definition

(turner is an instance of ...) an artist who paints

Definition 7: United States endocrinologist (1892-1970) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for turner in the sense of this definition

(turner is an instance of ...) physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the endocrine system

Definition 8: United States slave and insurrectionist who in 1831 led a rebellion of slaves in Virginia; he was captured and executed (1800-1831) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for turner in the sense of this definition

(turner is an instance of ...) a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)

(turner is an instance of ...) a person who is owned by someone

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