stewed

adjective
\ ˈstüd How to pronounce stewed (audio) \

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Examples of stewed in a Sentence

it was clear from the caller's voice that she was fairly stewed
Recent Examples on the Web On the palate, a stewed sweet strawberry fruit profile takes over, leading to milk-chocolate creaminess, rich and creamy fig flavors, all underlined with smooth and silky tannins. Lana Bortolot, Forbes, 31 July 2022 The whisky was bottled at cask strength of 48.2 percent ABV and has notes of stewed apple, pear, cherry and dark chocolate. Jonah Flicker, Robb Report, 14 July 2022 The numbers ebulliently nourish the spirit in this musical about a family gathering to mourn the death of its matriarch, a master chef of black-eyed peas with bacon and stewed okra and tomato. Washington Post, 31 Mar. 2022 Adventurous eaters will want to try the stewed pigs ears, served over rice – which is one of the restaurant’s top sellers -- or conch and octopus salads. cleveland, 29 June 2022 Poached eggs, feta cheese, and stewed tomatoes make for a flavorful, zesty start to the day. Janae Mckenzie, Glamour, 4 May 2022 Suddenly, fried green tomatoes, shrimp and grits, stewed collard greens and more could be found all over town. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, 23 Feb. 2022 A few minutes after naan was dipped into bowls of stewed okra and beans, Mr. Samadzoi, his wife, and the two oldest children retired to worship on their prayer rugs. Giovanna Dell'orto And Mariam Fam, The Christian Science Monitor, 6 Apr. 2022 Another arrived with small pails of sautéed and stewed vegetables, some diced, others mashed, and ladled out a spoonful of each. Chandrahas Choudhury, WSJ, 5 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of stewed

circa 1737, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stewed was circa 1737

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9 Aug 2022

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“Stewed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stewed. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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