boil

Part of speech: verb

To bring or come to the boiling - point; cook, affect, or produce by boiling; bubble up; be agitated.

Part of speech:

A painful tumor in the skin.

Part of speech: noun

The act or state of boiling.

Part of speech: noun

An immersion in boiling water.

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Usage examples "boil":

  1. If anger boil, let anger be my praise, And sin the graceful indignation raise. - "The Poetical Works of Edward Young, Volume 2", Edward Young.
  2. His head throbbed like a squeezed boil, but- he wanted to learn what was in that saddle- pocket. - "The Heart of the Range", William Patterson White.
  3. It does make your blood boil! - "The Freelands", John Galsworthy.