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stew

Synonyms of stew in English:

noun

  • 1 informal she's in a stew about that parking ticket
    mood, flap, panic, fluster, fret, fuss, sweat, lather, tizzy, dither, twitter, state
    literary pother
  • verb

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  • 1 stew the meat for an hour
    braise, simmer, boil
  • 2 informal there's no point stewing about it See worry (sense 1 of the verb)
  • 3 informal the girls sat stewing in the heat
    swelter, be very hot, perspire, sweat
    informal roast, bake, cook, be boiling
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