boiled egg


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.boiled egg - egg cooked briefly in the shell in gently boiling water
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
hard-boiled egg, hard-cooked egg - an egg boiled gently until both the white and the yolk solidify
References in classic literature ?
Carey always had a boiled egg at tea on Sunday, so that he might be fortified for the evening service.
Early in the morning Rikki-tikki came to early breakfast in the veranda riding on Teddy's shoulder, and they gave him banana and some boiled egg.
But I watched the girl, and her pantomime was so illuminating that I knew the sufferer had again cleaned the platter on Tuesday, had attempted a boiled egg on Wednesday (you should have seen Irene chipping it in Pall Mall, and putting in the salt), but was in a woful state of relapse on Thursday.
She gave us breakfast--stiff oatmeal porridge without milk, and a boiled egg apiece.
Forget kids, even adults can be clueless about the fine art of cooking a boiled egg - just ask Delia Smith.
Top each with a little finely chopped hard boiled egg and serve.
Chemists from the University of California, US, have worked out how to return boiled egg white back to its original form using a novel process.
He wrote that the story, which came from "one of the prince's friends" was that after a day's hunting, the Prince of Wales liked to have a boiled egg, the Telegraph reported.
Cico, the 'all-in-one'' boiled egg solution, brings out the child in all of us | PS11, John Lewis A 4-minute breakfast sandwich maker from Tefal.
Don't know about you but if someone unwrapped a boiled egg on my bus I'd go quackers.
IT'S OFFICIAL, greasy fried food is off the breakfast menu for many Brummies who would rather eat a simple boiled egg and soldiers, a recent survey revealed.
Bring a hard boiled egg, paint it and roll it down the bank outside the centre.