boiling Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
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boilingadjective

informal
B2 very hot: I wish I'd worn something cooler - I'm boiling. We don't usually have such boiling hot weather.
Translations of “boiling”
in Korean 몹시 더운…
in Arabic حار جدا…
in Portuguese muito quente…
in Catalan sufocant…
in Japanese とても暑い…
in Italian bollente…
in Russian очень горячий, жаркий…
in Turkish kaynayan, çok sıcak…
in Polish strasznie gorący, ≈ strasznie gorąco…
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