broil Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “broil” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of broil from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"broil" in American English

See all translations

broilverb [T]

 us   /brɔɪl/
to ​cook something with the ​heat coming from ​directly above or below it: Broil the ​steak for five ​minutes.
(Definition of broil from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “broil”
in Korean 굽다…
in Arabic يَشوي…
in Malaysian panggang…
in French (faire) griller…
in Russian жарить на огне…
in Chinese (Traditional) 燒烤,烤制…
in Italian cuocere alla griglia/ai ferri…
in Turkish direk ateşte pişirmek, ızgarada pişirmek…
in Polish piec, opiekać…
in Spanish asar a la parrilla…
in Vietnamese nướng (thịt)…
in Portuguese grelhar…
in Thai ย่าง…
in German grillen…
in Catalan fer a la graella…
in Japanese (グリルで)~を焼く…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烧烤,烤制…
in Indonesian memanggang…
What is the pronunciation of broil?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “broil”

Word of the Day

hipster

someone who is very influenced by the most recent ideas and fashions

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More