"boiling" in the noun sense
the application of heat to change something from a liquid to a gas
2. boiling, stewing, simmering
cooking in a liquid that has been brought to a boil
"boiling" in the verb sense
come to the boiling point and change from a liquid to vapor
"Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius"
immerse or be immersed in a boiling liquid, often for cooking purposes
bring to, or maintain at, the boiling point
"boil this liquid until it evaporates"
4. churn, boil, moil, roil
"the sea was churning in the storm"
5. seethe, boil
be in an agitated emotional state
"The customer was seething with anger"
"boiling" in the adverb sense
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