Definition of stew
Examples of stew in a Sentence
The meat still needs to stew.
a can of stewed tomatoes
She's been stewing over what he said for days.
First Known Use of stew
Origin and Etymology of stew
First Known Use: 1970See Words from the same year
STEW Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stew for English Language Learners
: to cook (something) slowly in hot liquid
: to be upset or worried
STEW Defined for Kids
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