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Synonyms for boiling

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Synonyms for boiling

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Synonyms for boiling

the application of heat to change something from a liquid to a gas

cooking in a liquid that has been brought to a boil


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"We can remain no longer in this boiling water," said I to the Captain.
There were some with hose which threw jets of boiling water upon it, and others who removed the feet and added the final touches.
"'I saw, also, among these people a hen without feathers, but bigger than a camel; instead of flesh and bone she had iron and brick; her blood, like that of the horse, (to whom, in fact, she was nearly related,) was boiling water; and like him she ate nothing but wood or black stones.
Scarcely had the first cauldron of boiling water spilled its contents upon them ere Tarzan deluged them with a second, nor was there any third needed to send them shrieking in every direction to the security of their huts.
She ran to it, clutched it with a frantic hand, and, leaning over the boiling water, uttered for the first time his name:
And his mother laughed, put some Elder-flowers in the tea-pot, and poured boiling water upon them.
It was poor business, playing for millions, to spend time building fires and boiling water.
Soon after this, little Marleen came up to her mother who was stirring a pot of boiling water over the fire, and said, 'Mother, brother is sitting by the door with an apple in his hand, and he looks so pale; and when I asked him to give me the apple, he did not answer, and that frightened me.'
And the boiling water out of the kettle fell upon the tail of Mr.
The latter perfume, with the fostering aid of boiling water and lemon-peel, diffused itself throughout the room, and became so highly concentrated around the warm fireside, that the wind passing over the house roof must have rushed off charged with a delicious whiff of it, after buzzing like a great bee at that particular chimneypot.
He warmed the teapot--almost too deftly--rejected the Orange Pekoe that the parlour-maid had provided, poured in five spoonfuls of a superior blend, filled up with really boiling water, and now called to the ladies to be quick or they would lose the aroma.
The demons of wrath and despair have striven to emulate those who ride the whirlwind and direct the storm; and man, lashed into madness with the roaring winds and boiling waters, has become for the time as wild and merciless as the elements themselves.
His mother says that at around 2.30am boiling water was poured onto him as part of what is known as the Hot Water Challenge.
Stir for a minute to coat the rice in the oil and turmeric, then add 100ml of the boiling water and crumble in the stock cube.
Gluten and dairy-free cappuccino cake Ingredients 225g dairy-free margarine, 200g caster sugar, 4 eggs, 225g gluten-free self-raising flour, 1tsp gluten-free baking powder, 4tsp instant coffee dissolved in 4tsp boiling water. For frosting: 140g dairy-free margarine, 250g icing sugar, 4tsp coffee dissolved in 4tsp boiling water, 1tbsp soya milk or water, optional 1tsp cocoa.