stewed

adjective
\ˈstüd \

Definition of stewed 

Examples of stewed in a Sentence

it was clear from the caller's voice that she was fairly stewed

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This a new summer side dish developed by Claire Saffitz as a modern take on traditional grilling sides, like stewed greens (see also: this kimchi slaw). Rachel Karten, Bon Appetit, "In the Wilting Summer Heat, Make These Wilted Greens in Tomato-Bacon Broth," 18 June 2018 The bowls of stewed chicken ($15) and the roast pork plate ($15) were comforting and deeply satisfying. Stephanie Schorow, BostonGlobe.com, "Spice up your palate with Haitian delights," 8 June 2018 The menu at Praline Connection Express will be slightly smaller than at the original, where stewed chicken, stuffed bell peppers and jambalaya are staples. Todd A. Price, NOLA.com, "Praline Connection will add 'express' location on Canal Street," 13 Apr. 2018 That changed the day the class prepared chana masala, an Indian stewed chickpea dish. Anya Van Wagtendonk, Philly.com, "For these immigrants, flipping pancakes and learning English go hand-in-hand," 12 July 2018 The barbacoa is particularly well suited to vampiros; the crunch of the tortilla plays off of the rich tenderness of the stewed meat. Ben Mesirow, latimes.com, "Head to this Mexicali-style taco truck in East L.A. for barbacoa-stuffed vampiros and fresh flour tortillas," 2 July 2018 Intense, stewed red and dark fruits are joined by nutmeg and black licorice in this rich wine. Michael Austin, chicagotribune.com, "12 Cotes du Rhone wines that offer a range of styles and values," 31 May 2018 Pozole brings a big hunk of tender stewed pork in a beautiful broth studded with hominy. Craig Laban, Philly.com, "Orlando's best dining thrills are outside the parks," 22 June 2018 From raw to roasted, stewed to baked, rhubarb is a versatile ingredient that deserves a top spot in your spring cooking. Terri Milligan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Are you a ’barbarian? Let rhubarb’s tart-sweet flavor shine in more than pie," 13 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of stewed

circa 1737, in the meaning defined above

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