in a stew

Definition of in a stew

informal

  1. :  excited, worried, or confused He got himself in a stew over nothing. She's been in a stew for days.

Word by Word Definitions

stewplay
  1. :  a utensil used for boiling

    :  a hot bath

    :  whorehouse

  1. :  to boil slowly or with simmering heat

    :  to become cooked by stewing

    :  to swelter especially from confinement in a hot or stuffy atmosphere

  1. :  flight attendant


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