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boiling

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adjective boil·ing \ˈbȯi(-ə)-liŋ\

Definition of boiling

  1. 1a :  heated to the boiling pointb :  torrid <a boiling sun>

  2. 2 :  intensely agitated <a boiling sea> <boiling with anger>

Examples of boiling in a sentence

  1. I'm boiling in this suit.

  2. It is boiling in here.

14th Century

First Known Use of boiling

14th century


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boiling

adverb boil·ing

Definition of boiling

  1. :  to an extreme degree :  very <boiling mad> <boiling hot>

Examples of boiling in a sentence

  1. The sun was boiling hot.

  2. He is boiling mad at how he was treated.

1607

First Known Use of boiling

1607


BOILING Defined for English Language Learners

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boiling

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adjective boil·ing \ˈbȯi(-ə)-liŋ\

Definition of boiling for English Language Learners

  • : very hot


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boiling

adverb boil·ing

Definition of boiling for English Language Learners

  • : very or extremely



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