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Definitions of boil:
  • noun:   a painful sore with a hard pus-filled core
  • noun:   the temperature at which a liquid boils at sea level
    Example: "The brought to water to a boil"
  • verb:   cook in boiling liquid
    Example: "Boil potatoes"
  • verb:   bring to, or maintain at, the boiling point
    Example: "Boil this liquid until it evaporates"
  • verb:   come to the boiling point and change from a liquid to vapor
    Example: "Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius"
  • verb:   be in an agitated emotional state
  • verb:   be agitated

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