Definition of steamed in English:


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Pronunciation: /stiːmd


  • 1 [predic.] British informal Extremely drunk: we went out and got steamed
  • 2 [predic.] informal , chiefly North American Angry; upset: I was steamed
  • 3(Of food) cooked by steaming: steamed couscous
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    • Li says that shrimp dumplings, steamed meat dumplings, barbecued pork buns, and spring rolls are the four essential items of a dim sum meal and they must be eaten steaming hot.
    • Blend broccoli with tomato purée, salt, pepper, chilly powder and sugar for an unusual sauce that tastes particularly good with steamed rice, baked potatoes or pasta.
    • The Thai food came with steamed rice and a small jug of nam pla prik if the diner wants to ‘spice it up’ even more.

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