Translation of "boil" - English-Korean 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.

끓이다
Could you boil some water for the pasta?
boiling water

B1 to cook food in water that is boiling

삶다
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.

(통에 담긴 액체를 팔팔) 끓이다
Could you boil the kettle for me?
The pan is boiling.

(Translation of “boil verb” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)