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past tense of boil
as in stewed
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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as in swirled
to be in a state of violent rolling motion the sea boiled and frothed during the storm

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“Boiled.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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