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stew

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1 a state of nervous or irritated concern

  • many in town are in a stew about the proposed plan to close at least one of the elementary schools
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2 a state of noisy, confused activity

  • the audience went into a stew when the evacuation order was announced
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4 a building in which prostitutes are available

  • a red-light district full of down and dirty stews
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stew

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

  • stew the chicken till tender, and then remove the meat from the bones
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2 to experience concern or anxiety

  • stop stewing over that game and just try to do better next time
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give a hang (or care a hang), sweat blood

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