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boil

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a small, inflamed swelling of the skin

  • the dermatologist lanced the infected boil that had formed on the patient's neck
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boil

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1 to be excited or emotionally stirred up with anger

  • the passengers were boiling when they found out the flight was delayed yet again
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see red

2 to cook in a liquid heated to the point that it gives off steam

  • boil the potatoes until they are tender before you try to mash them
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3 to be in a state of violent rolling motion

  • the sea boiled and frothed during the storm
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