- half-boiled, adjective
- sem·i·boiled, adjective
- un·boiled, adjective
- well-boiled, adjective
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How to use boiled in a sentence
Sandwiches are made with soft milk bread with such fillings as soft-boiled egg swirled with Kewpie mayonnaise or roast beef accompanied by fresh-grated horseradish, Muenster cheese and more mayo.
I usually dress it up with Cholula, and sometimes a soft-boiled egg or avocado if I’m feeling festive.
A year ago, in the fall of 2013, the frustration boiled over.
As the game ended, tension between the two sides boiled over into a scrum of stick swinging, pushing, and punching.A Millennium After Inventing the Game, the Iroquois Are Lacrosse’s New Superpower | Evin Demirel | July 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In ‘non-cooking’ prisons they still sold raw macaroni but if you boiled water to cook it you were breaking the law.Tales of a Jailhouse Gourmet: How I learned to Cook in Prison | Daniel Genis | June 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I had an awful episode when I boiled two pounds of fresh broccoli in a plastic bag with the nail clipper for heat.Tales of a Jailhouse Gourmet: How I learned to Cook in Prison | Daniel Genis | June 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
We recommend the buttery miso ramen, topped with a soft-boiled egg, scallions, and corn.
We had new potatoes for dinner, boiled with their skins on, and Liszt threw one at me, and I caught it.Music-Study in Germany | Amy Fay
I kept a stiff backbone for a while, but presently a futile rage against circumstances bubbled up and boiled over.Raw Gold | Bertrand W. Sinclair
When this is boiled with alcohol, the glutin above referred to is extracted, and vegetable fibrine is left.Elements of Agricultural Chemistry | Thomas Anderson
To these we gave boiled rice, and with it turtle and manatee boiled.
A brief search brought to light a quantity of ghee, boiled rice and dried peas.The Red Year | Louis Tracy