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poach

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of poach

  1. to cook in a liquid heated to the point that it gives off steam poaching fish in a stock flavored with white wine Synonyms of poach coddle, parboil, boil, simmer, stewWords Related to poach scald; braise, fricassee, pressure-cook, smother, steam; reboil



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