English dictionary definition of:

boil


Noun

  • the temperature at which a liquid boils at sea level
  • a painful sore with a hard core filled with pus

Verb

  • immerse or be immersed in a boiling liquid, often for cooking purposes
  • bring to, or maintain at, the boiling point
  • come to the boiling point and change from a liquid to vapor
  • be in an agitated emotional state
  • be agitated

Thesaurus

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Spellzone course content

View spelling list oi and oy words and learn about the word boil in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 16. Spelling choices for /oi/ sound: oi, oy.

Other Spellzone word lists: Food, verbs

Scrabble score for boil


Scrabble score = 6

generated at 20:38:10 on 18-11-19

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