the application of heat to change something from a liquid to a gas
boiling, stewing, simmering(adverb)
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.
To heat a liquid to one hundred degrees celsius.
Boiling point of water is 100 degrees celsius.Submitted by MaryC on April 19, 2016
The numerical value of boiling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of boiling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of boiling in a Sentence
Everything is boiling — in your body, the brain, everything.
An enemy is like boiling water in a pot on the stove whose button may sometimes be in your hands.
You could hear the horror in the girl’s voice when she said, ‘ Oh my god, is that boiling water ? ’.
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.
We'd anxiously await mother to cook us a meal, which Jeb Bush never did, if you call pouring a little Hormel out of the box into a boiling pot of water cooking, then Jeb Bush did cook.
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Translations for boiling
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- врял, кипене, кипящ, врящBulgarian
- bullentCatalan, Valencian
- kiehuttaminen, läkähtyä, tulikuuma, helteinen, keittäminen, kiehuvaFinnish
- ébullition, bouillantFrench
- רוֹתֵחַ, לוֹהֵט, קוֹדֵחַHebrew
- ebollizione, bollenteItalian
- кайнатуу, кайнаган, кайноо, бышыруу, бышып жаткан, кайнап жатканKyrgyz
- కాలుచున్న, కాలుతున్న, మండుచున్న, మరుగుచున్న, మరుగుతున్న, మరుగుTelugu
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