Boiled
Boiled Boiled, a. Dressed or cooked by boiling; subjected to the action of a boiling liquid; as, boiled meat; a boiled dinner; boiled clothes. [1913 Webster]

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  • boiled — boiled; un·boiled; …   English syllables

  • boiled — 1. mod. angry. □ I am so boiled at you! □ Now, don’t get boiled. It was only a joke. 2. mod. alcohol intoxicated. □ How can you get so boiled on wine? OThe two were boiled and not much use to us …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • Boiled — Boil Boil (boil), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Boiled} (boild); p. pr. & vb. n. {Boiling}.] [OE. boilen, OF. boilir, builir, F. bouillir, fr. L. bullire to be in a bubbling motion, from bulla bubble; akin to Gr. ?, Lith. bumbuls. Cf. {Bull} an edict,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • boiled —   Kupa.    ♦ Soft boiled, mo a hapa.    ♦ Hard boiled, mo a loa …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • boiled — adj. Boiled is used with these nouns: ↑cabbage, ↑egg, ↑ham, ↑potato, ↑rice, ↑sweet, ↑water …   Collocations dictionary

  • boiled —    American    drunk    The common culinary imagery:     A crowd that can get boiled without having to lie up with Dr Verringer. (Chandler, 1953) …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • boiled — /boyld/, adj. Slang. drunk. [1795 1805; BOIL1 + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • boiled — adj. brought to the temperature at which a liquid becomes a gas bɔɪl n. swelling, blister; changing of water from a liquid to a gas, point when water changes from a liquid to a gas v. change from a liquid to a gas; make something change from a… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • boiled — adjective cooked in hot water • Syn: ↑poached, ↑stewed • Similar to: ↑cooked …   Useful english dictionary

  • Boiled egg — Boiled eggs are eggs (typically chicken s eggs) cooked by immersion in boiling water with their shells unbroken. Eggs cooked in water without their shells are known as poached eggs. Hard boiled eggs are boiled long enough for both the egg yolk… …   Wikipedia

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