OTHER WORDS FROM boiledhalf-boiled, adjectivesem·i·boiled, adjectiveun·boiled, adjectivewell-boiled, adjective
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I'm afraid that is all as "dry" as bran, and as sad as a half-boiled dumpling; but I want to make it quite plain.Britain for the British|Robert Blatchford
As I looked at it with a longing eye, the lid began to rise, and I beheld a half-boiled turkey stalk majestically forth.The Heroine|Eaton Stannard Barrett
Wearied to death were we of potted meats, cabbage-soup, and half-boiled cod.
There were five times as many potatoes served to us as two men could possibly eat, and not one of them was half-boiled.Ireland Under Coercion (2nd ed.) (2 of 2) (1888)|William Henry Hurlbert
It is poured out of a small cup made with the leaf on which the half-boiled rice had been placed.Castes and Tribes of Southern India|Edgar Thurston