turner Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun United States slave and insurrectionist who in 1831 led a rebellion of slaves in Virginia; he was captured and executed (1800-1831)
noun United States endocrinologist (1892-1970)
Henry Hubert Turner.
noun English landscape painter whose treatment of light and color influenced the French impressionists (1775-1851)
Joseph Mallord William Turner.
noun United States historian who stressed the role of the western frontier in American history (1861-1951)
Frederick Jackson Turner.
noun a tumbler who is a member of a turnverein
noun a lathe operator
noun one of two persons who swing ropes for jumpers to skip over in the game of jump rope
noun cooking utensil having a flat flexible part and a long handle; used for turning or serving food
One who turns; especially, one whose occupation is to form articles with a lathe.
(Zoöl.) A variety of pigeon; a tumbler.
A person who practices athletic or gymnastic exercises.
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