boil over

boil over


Definition of BOIL OVER

intransitive verb
:  to overflow while boiling
:  to become so incensed as to lose one's temper
boil·over \ˈbi(-ə)l-ˌō-vər\ noun

First Known Use of BOIL OVER

15th century


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