Translation of "boil" - English-Russian dictionary

boil

verb [ I, T ] uk us /bɔɪl/
LIQUID

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

кипеть, кипятить
boiling water
CONTAINER

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

кипеть, кипятить
I've boiled the kettle.
COOK

B1 to cook food in water that is boiling

варить
Boil the pasta for 10 minutes.

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