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boiled

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in fried, roasted

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boiled

verb
past tense of boil

Synonyms & Antonyms of boiled (Entry 2 of 2)

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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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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“Boiled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/boiled. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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