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boil /bɔɪl/ verb

غلیان ، کورک ، دمل ، التهاب ، هیجان ، تحریک ، جوشاندن ، بجوش امدن ، خشمگین شدن ، علوم مهندسی: جوشیدن ، عمران: جوشش
پزشکی: جوش ، کورک

[TahlilGaran] Persian Dictionary

Synonyms: bubble, effervesce, fizz, foam, froth, seethe
Synonyms: pustule, blister, carbuncle, gathering, swelling, tumour, ulcer
Related Words: coddle, poach, decoct, steam
English Thesaurus: breakfast, brunch, lunch, tea, dinner, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. boil1 S3 /bɔɪl/ verb
[Word Family: noun: boil, boiler; verb: boil; adjective: boiling]
[Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old French; Origin: boillir, from Latin bullire, from bulla 'bubble']

1. [intransitive and transitive] when a liquid boils, or when you boil it, it becomes hot enough to turn into gas
boil at
The solution boiled at 57.4°C.
Put the spaghetti into plenty of boiling salted water.
We were advised to boil the water before drinking it.

2. [intransitive and transitive] to cook something in boiling water:
a boiled egg
Boil the rice for 15 minutes.
She fried the chicken and put the vegetables on to boil.

3. [intransitive and transitive] if something containing liquid boils, the liquid inside it is boiling:
The kettle’s boiling – shall I turn it off?
The saucepan boiled dry on the stove.

4. [transitive] to wash something, using boiling water:
I always boil the cotton sheets.

5. [intransitive] if you are boiling with anger, you are extremely angry
boil with
Lewis was boiling with rage and misery.
boiling point(2), ⇒ make sb’s blood boil at blood1(4)

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. boil2 noun
[Word Family: noun: boil, boiler; verb: boil; adjective: boiling]
[Sense 1,3: Date: 1400-1500; Origin: boil1]
[Sense 2: Language: Old English; Origin: byl]

1. the boil British English, a boil American English the act or state of boiling:
Add the seasoning and bring the sauce to the boil.
She waited for the water to come to the boil (=begin to boil).

2. [countable] a painful infected swelling under someone’s skin:
The boy’s body is covered in boils.

3. go off the boil British English to become less good at something that you are usually very good at:
He’s gone off the boil after a tournament win in Dubai.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

I. the boil state of boiling
VERB + BOIL come to Just before the milk comes to the boil, turn down the heat.
bring sth to Bring the soup to the boil, then simmer for five minutes.
go off (usually figurative) He played brilliantly for the first set but then went rather off the boil.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

II. infected spot
VERB + BOIL burst, lance The doctor lanced the boil.
BOIL + VERB erupt A boil had erupted on his neck.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

ADV. rapidly Boil the beans rapidly for ten minutes.
VERB + BOIL put sth on to I'll put the kettle on to boil.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

See: make one's blood boil or make the blood boil

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary

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