the application of heat to change something from a liquid to a gas
boiling, stewing, simmeringadverb
cooking in a liquid that has been brought to a boil
The process of changing the state of a substance from liquid to gas by heating it to its boiling point.
He was boiling mad.
That boils or boil.
The radiator is boiling uE00026913uE001 I'm going to turn it down a bit.
Feeling uncomfortably hot.
I'm boiling uE00026914uE001 can't we open a window?
It's boiling out today!
heated to the point of bubbling; heaving with bubbles; in tumultuous agitation, as boiling liquid; surging; seething; swelling with heat, ardor, or passion
the act of ebullition or of tumultuous agitation
exposure to the action of a hot liquid
Boiling is the rapid vaporization of a liquid, which occurs when a liquid is heated to its boiling point, the temperature at which the vapor pressure of the liquid is equal to the pressure exerted on the liquid by the surrounding environmental pressure.
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
In secondary batteries the escape of hydrogen and oxygen gas when the battery is charged. The bubbling of the escaping gases produces the effect of boiling.
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
The "whole boiling" means the entire quantity, or whole party; applied to number or quantity. A contemptuous epithet.
The numerical value of boiling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of boiling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
I know nothing about all this, anyone who thinks they can put me under a siege will receive buckets of boiling oil on their heads.
He has a strong personality, vigorous, and direct. If he tries to become a politician, he could try to change but he would never really be able to change 100 percent, because his boiling point is low, if anyone pokes at him, he will explode. And for him to sit in the parliament, I guarantee, he will run into troubles.
Look,we've gone for monthsto these school board meetings andas parents, you know, our voicewasn't being heard, and so what happened was, when Igot up there, you know, my bloodstarted boiling a little bit.And as I began speaking, I said,'Look, I want them to hearme.I want them to look up and payattention,'andI think we’ve got someacknowledgment from that.
I can't tell Lois Greste that real mix of emotions that was boiling inside, it's a relief and excitement but also real, real stress at having to say goodbye to my colleagues and friends, the people who have really become family inside that prison.
The Russia investigation was just boiling up at that time, and the conversation was about the fact that look, whatever y' all do collectively, you just got to make sure at the end of the day, you put out a report that both of you can sign, they were very clear with each other that that was their goal.
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- врял, врящ, кипящ, кипенеBulgarian
- bullentCatalan, Valencian
- kiehuttaminen, keittäminen, kiehuva, helteinen, tulikuuma, läkähtyäFinnish
- bouillant, ébullitionFrench
- רוֹתֵחַ, לוֹהֵט, קוֹדֵחַHebrew
- ebollizione, bollenteItalian
- кайнап жаткан, бышып жаткан, бышыруу, кайнаган, кайнатуу, кайнооKyrgyz
- కాలుతున్న, మరుగు, మరుగుతున్న, మరుగుచున్న, కాలుచున్న, మండుచున్నTelugu
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