Traducción de "boil" - Diccionario Inglés-Español

boil

verb uk /bɔɪl/ us /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.

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

B1 to cook food in water that is boiling

hervir
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.

(poner a) hervir
Could you boil the kettle for me?
The pan is boiling.
noun uk /bɔɪl/ us /bɔɪl/

a red swollen area on the skin that is infected

forúnculo

(Traducción de "boil" del Diccionario de Cambridge Inglés-Español © Cambridge University Press)

boil

verb /boil/

to turn rapidly from liquid to vapour when heated

hervir
I’m boiling the water
The water’s boiling.

to cook by boiling in water etc

hervir, hacer hervir, cocer
I’ve boiled the potatoes.
boiler noun

a vessel in which water is heated or steam is produced

caldera
a hot water boiler.
boiling point noun

the temperature at which something boils

punto de ebullición
The boiling point of water is 100 degrees Celsius.
boil down to phrasal verb

to amount to; to indicate as a final analysis or judgement

reducirse a, resumirse en
It all boils down to money
What it boils down to is that you have to make a choice between family and career.
boil over phrasal verb

to boil and overflow

desbordarse, rebosar
The pan of water boiled over and spilt on the floor.

(Traducción de "boil" del PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)