boil

boil
1. n
1) кипіння; розм. точка кипіння

to bring to the boil — доводити до кипіння

to keep on (at) the boil — підтримувати кипіння

2) перен. хвилювання; шаленість
3) кипляча рідина
4) вискакування риби з води (за принадою)
5) амер. вир (на поверхні води)
6) фурункул, нарив
7) пузир (на пофарбованій поверхні)
2. v
1) кип'ятити(ся); варити(ся)
2) кипіти, вирувати
3) сердитися, гніватися; гарячитися, кип'ятитися

to make smb.'s blood boil — доводити когось до сказу

4) вистрибувати з води (про рибу)

boil away — википати

boil down — випарювати(ся); уварювати(ся); згущати(ся); скорочувати(ся); стискувати(ся)

boil over — збігати через край (про рідину); скипіти від обурення

to boil the pot, to make the pot boil, to keep the pot boiling — заробляти на шматок хліба; халтурити

* * *
I n
1) кипіння
2) хвилювання; шаленство, збудженість
3) рідко кипляча рідина
4) стрибок риби з води
5) aмep. вир (на поверхні води)
II v
1) кип'ятити; варити (тж. boil up); кип'ятитися; варитися; кипіти, клекотати, вирувати
2) гніватися, гарячитися (тж. boil over)
3) вистрибувати з води (про рибу)
III n
1) фурункул, нарив, чиряк
2) пузир, бульбашка (на фарбованій поверхні)

English-Ukrainian dictionary. 2013.

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