Bedeutung von "boil" Essential English Dictionary

boil

verb uk /bɔɪl/

A2 If a liquid boils, or if you boil it, it reaches the temperature where bubbles rise up in it and it produces steam:

Could you boil some water for the pasta?
boiling water

B1 to cook food in water that is boiling:

Boil the eggs for three minutes.

B1 If a container of liquid boils, or if you boil it, it reaches the temperature where bubbles rise up in it and it produces steam:

Could you boil the kettle for me?
The pan is boiling.

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