Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “churn” en inglés

See all translations

churn

verb uk   /tʃɜːn/ us    /tʃɝːn/

churn verb (MOVE/MIX)

[T] ( also churn up) to move something, especially a liquid, with great force: The sea was churned up by heavy winds. [T] to mix milk until it becomes butter [I] If your stomach is churning, you feel ill, usually because you are nervous: I had my driving test that morning and my stomach was churning.

churn verb (CUSTOMERS)

[I or T] specialized business If customers churn between different companies that provide a particular service, they change repeatedly from one to another.
Phrasal verbs

churn

noun uk   /tʃɜːn/ us    /tʃɝːn/

churn noun (CONTAINER)

[C] a large container for transporting milk or for making milk into butter: a milk churn a butter churn

churn noun (CUSTOMERS)

[S or U] specialized ( also churn rate) business the number of customers who decide to stop using a service offered by one company and to use another company, usually because it offers a better service or price: Internet and cable television companies suffer from a high churn rate.
(Definition of churn from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de churn
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “churn” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

derivative

If something is derivative, it is not the result of new ideas, but has been developed from or copies something else.

Palabra del día

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Aprende más 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Aprende más