boil up


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boil up

vb
(intr, adverb) Austral and NZ to make tea
Translations

w>boil up

vi
(lit)aufkochen
(fig) he could feel the anger boiling up in himer fühlte, wie die Wut in ihm aufstieg
References in classic literature ?
That is the only way to get a kettle to boil up the river.