overboil


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overboil

(ˌəʊvəˈbɔɪl)
vb
(Cookery) to boil too much
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.overboil - overflow or cause to overflow while boiling; "The milk is boiling over"
boil - come to the boiling point and change from a liquid to vapor; "Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius"
2.overboil - boil excessively; "The peas are overboiled"
cookery, cooking, preparation - the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat; "cooking can be a great art"; "people are needed who have experience in cookery"; "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"
boil - immerse or be immersed in a boiling liquid, often for cooking purposes; "boil potatoes"; "boil wool"
Translations

overboil

v. hervir demasiado, hervir más de lo necesario.
References in periodicals archive ?
Some people like it softer than others, but don't overboil or it'll become too soft and soggy.
England must not overboil the Cook and break the golden egg.