Translation of boil in French:

boil

Pronunciation: /bɔɪl/

n

  • 1to bring sth to the boil porter qch à ébullition

vt

  • faire bouillir to boil an egg faire cuire un œuf

vi

  • bouillir the kettle is boiling l'eau bout (dans la bouilloire) to make sb's blood boil faire sortir qn de ses gonds

Phrasal verbs

boil down to

[fig], se ramener à

boil over

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Definition of boil in:

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