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    boil - Dictionary definition and meaning for word boil

    Definition
    (noun) a painful sore with a hard core filled with pus
    Synonyms : furuncle
    Definition
    (noun) the temperature at which a liquid boils at sea level
    Synonyms : boiling point
    Example Sentence
    • they brought the water to a boil
    Definition
    (verb) come to the boiling point and change from a liquid to vapor
    Example Sentence
    • Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius
    Definition
    (verb) immerse or be immersed in a boiling liquid, often for cooking purposes
    Example Sentence
    • boil potatoes
    • boil wool
    Definition
    (verb) bring to, or maintain at, the boiling point
    Example Sentence
    • boil this liquid until it evaporates
    Definition
    (verb) be agitated
    Synonyms : churn , moil , roil
    Example Sentence
    • the sea was churning in the storm
    Definition
    (verb) be in an agitated emotional state
    Synonyms : seethe
    Example Sentence
    • The customer was seething with anger
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