aboil


aboil

adjective or adverb \ə-ˈbi(-ə)l\

Definition of ABOIL

1
:  being at the boiling point :  boiling
2
:  intensely excited or stirred up <the meeting was aboil with controversy>

First Known Use of ABOIL

1810

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