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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An implement used to pass through (a substance) with a continued circular movement for the purpose of mixing, blending, dissolving, cooling, or preventing sticking of the ingredients; A person who spreads frightening rumors and causes trouble.

Usage examples (30)
  • Inside the inner kettle is a "stirrer," a revolving arm attached at right angles to a vertical shaft.
  • UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE: You're going to be a stirrer?
  • Aye, this stirrer up of sedition makes much of the poor.
  • Leaf rachis used as a stirrer for melted fat (Daasanach). for more
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