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Boiling

Boiling

WordNet



adverb


(1)   Extremely
"Boiling mad"

noun


(2)   Cooking in a liquid that has been brought to a boil
(3)   The application of heat to change something from a liquid to a gas
Wiktonary



Noun


  1. The process of changing the state of a substance from liquid to gas by heating it to its boiling point.

Adjective



  1. That boils or boil.
    boiling kettle
    boiling oil
  2. Extremely hot.
    The radiator is boiling – I'm going to turn it down a bit.
  3. Feeling uncomfortably hot.
    I'm boiling – can't we open a window?
  4. Very hot.
    It's boiling out today!