soft-boiled

adjective \ ˈsȯf(t)-ˈbȯi(-ə)ld \

Definition of soft-boiled

1 of an egg : boiled to a soft consistency

First Known Use of soft-boiled

1655


SOFT-BOILED Defined for English Language Learners

soft-boiled

adjective

Definition of soft-boiled for English Language Learners

  • of an egg : boiled until the white is solid but the yolk is liquid


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