(cause to) reach the temperature at which change to gas occurs
cause water or other liquid to boil; cook in boiling water
act or period of boiling
be boiling with anger
hard swelling on the body caused by infection
"they brought the water to a boil"
"Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius"
"boil this liquid until it evaporates"
"the sea was churning in the storm"
"The customer was seething with anger"
Boyling in sulphur, and hot-bubbling pitch.
出自： P. Fletcher
[Pierce] the oranges as they are boiling.
出自： Edmund Smith
Putting in anything that we like while the pot is boiling.
出自： B. Jowett
He puts some water on to boil.
出自： J. Cheever
The kettle was boiling away on the fire.
The water was boiling away in the kettle.
The potatoes have been boiling away for 20 minutes.
土豆已经煮了近二十分钟。 boil away
All the water boiled away and the kettle was ruined.
He was driving so fast that the engine got very hot and the water boiled away.
He was so concentrated on the TV programme that he forgot the cooking and the water in the pot boiled away.
他注意力全集中在电视节目上,忘了正在做的饭,把锅里的水都烧干了。 boil sth ⇔ away
They boiled the excess liquid away.
他们煮去了多余的液体。 boil away
Her anger boiled away soon.
这糖浆很快就能熬浓。 boil sth ⇔ down
They are boiling down the bones.
Please boil down the fish soup.
They boil down horses' hoofs to get glue.
When he made the stew, the water was boiled down.
Put a lot of the vegetable in the pan, it all boils down to a small quantity.
往锅里多放些菜,一煮就少了。 boil sth ⇔ down to sth
Use plenty of vegetables because the cooking boils them all down to a small quantity.
要用足够的蔬菜,因为一煮就剩不下多少了。 boil sth ⇔ down to sth
Can you boil the story down to five hundred words?
Boil the passage down to two hundred words, please.
You can boil the long story down to a few sentences and it still has the same meaning.
Read through this passage of prose and then boil it down to a hundred words.
请读这段散文,然后将其概括为一百字。 boil down to sth
It all boils down to one thing— human nature.
The whole matter boils down to a power struggle between the trade union and the directors.
What it all seemed to boil down to was money.
His reasons for not wanting to go all boil down to the fact that he doesn't have enough money.
All he said boils down to this:live and learn.
The advice we gave him boiled down to this:he should take care of his health.
It all boils down to a clear case of murder.
I suppose it all boils down to this.
The whole discussion boils down to the question of whether the government should fix prices.
His answer boils down to a refusal.
These facts boil down to very little significance.
The whole question boils down to whether you want to go or not.
你第一次洗那布料时,部分浆性就会被烫掉。 boil sth ⇔ out
You may want to boil out some of the stiffness.
水很快就煮开了。 boil sth ⇔ up
The soup is nearly cold,I'll boil it up again for you.
The stew must be boiled up before serving.
炖肉必须煮熟才能上桌。 boil up
Jim's anger boiled up when he heard how Mary had been treated.
Trouble was boiling up in the Middle East.
His rudeness made me boil with anger.
He was boiling with indignation.
Robert was boiling with anger.
罗伯特怒气冲冲。 boil with sth
The sea boiled with the storm.
His mind was boiling with mirth, fear and pride.
误 Boil our dinner the rice.
正 Boil the rice for our dinner.
误 Boil some hot water.
正 Boil some water.
误 He is drinking boiling water.
正 He is drinking boiled water.
误 There is some boiling water in the thermos bottle.
正 There is some boiled water in the thermos bottle.
析 boiling water的意思是“滚开的水”“沸腾的水”,是不能喝的; 而boiled water的意思是“烧开过的水”“煮开过的水”,是可以喝的。