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Synonyms for simmer





simmer down


  • calm down
  • grow quieter
  • control yourself
  • unwind
  • contain yourself
  • collect yourself
  • cool off or down
  • get down off your high horse

Synonyms for simmer

to cook (food) in liquid heated to the point of steaming

to be in a state of emotional or mental turmoil

simmer down: to bring one's emotions under control

Words related to simmer

temperature just below the boiling point

Related Words

boil slowly at low temperature

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When the stock is absorbed by the rice, add the remaining 200ml stock and simmer until the pumpkin is soft and the rice is nicely cooked.
Bring to a Simmer and season with salt Add claws and cook three
Coconut milk and red curry paste are simmered together; when slightly reduced, diced potatoes, cauliflower, green beans, red bell peppers, and baby corn are added and allowed to simmer until tender.
The growth of Simmer Style is even more impressive in light of its primary competition, a formidable group of three large international corporations: Neil Pryde and Gaastra, both based in Hong Kong, and North Sails in West Germany.
Add remaining ingredients and simmer uncovered for 30 minutes; stir occasionally.
Steel Pulse wow the crowds at the Simmer Down festival in Handsworth Park.
The company president and chief executive officer, George Faught, said, 'The Life of Mine 1% royalty from both Simmer and Jack and First Uranium provides significant value to the Company.
Reduce heat and simmer, covered, 20 minutes, or until flavors are blended.
A small amount (approximately 2 cups of rice and 2 cups of water) can simmer away, unattended, for about an hour.
Bring to a boil, reduce the heat to low, and simmer until the tomatoes are soft, about 10 minutes.
Place cabbage, crookneck squash, and zucchini in soup; cover and simmer until cabbage is just barely tender when pierced, 7 to 9 minutes.
As announced in the Company's press release of August 22, 2005, Aberdeen has entered into an agreementwith Simmer and Jack Mines, Limited ("Simmers"), a public company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (Share code SIM), to provide Simmers with a loan facility of up to US$10 million in two tranches of US$5 million to acquire the Northwest gold assets, comprising the Buffelsfontein (Buffels) and Hartebeesfontein (Harties) gold mines, approximately 100 km from Johannesburg, South Africa.
Add potato carrots and bell pepper and a bit of water then simmer for 5 minutes, then add coconut milk.
Skim the surface of any froth and simmer for five minutes.
During final time, simmer cooking liquid and squash until