stewed


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stewed

 (sto͞od, styo͞od)
adj.
1. Cooked by stewing: stewed prunes.
2. Informal Intoxicated; drunk.

stewed

(stjuːd)
adj
1. (Cookery) (of meat, fruit, etc) cooked by stewing
2. (Cookery) Brit (of tea) having a bitter taste through having been left to infuse for too long
3. a slang word for drunk1

stewed

(stud, styud)

adj.
Slang. intoxicated; drunk.
[1915–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.stewed - cooked in hot water
cooked - having been prepared for eating by the application of heat

stewed

adjective
Informal. Stupefied, excited, or muddled with alcoholic liquor:
Informal: cockeyed.
Idioms: drunk as a skunk, half-seas over, high as a kite, in one's cups, three sheets in the wind.
Translations

stewed

[ˈstjuːd] adj
stewed fruit → fruits cuits, fruits en compote
stewed tea → thé trop infuséstewing steak (British) nbœuf m à braiserstew meat (US) nbœuf m à braiser
References in classic literature ?
Fill with stewed dried apples; aggravate with cloves, lemon-peel, and slabs of citron; add two portions of New Orleans sugars, then solder on the lid and set in a safe place till it petrifies.
But brooding lay the sun of my love upon me, in his own juice stewed Zarathustra,--then did shadows and doubts fly past me.
Not unless they're stewed and made into pies," answered the boy, laughing.