HyperDic: stew

English > 5 senses of the word stew:
NOUNstatestew, fret, sweat, lather, switheragitation resulting from active worry
foodstewfood prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables
VERBemotionstew, grizzle, broodbe in a huff
emotionstew, grudgebear a grudge
changestewcook slowly and for a long time in liquid / liquid
stew > pronunciation
Soundsstuw'
RhymesBantu ... Vanuatu: 14 rhymes with tuw...
English > stew: 5 senses > noun 1, state
Meaningagitation resulting from active worry.
Example"don't get in a stew"
Synonymsfret, sweat, lather, swither
BroaderagitationA mental state of extreme / extreme emotional disturbance
Spanishinquietud, intranquilidad, malestar, preocupación
Catalaninquietud, intranquilitat, malestar, preocupació
Verbsstewbe in a huff
English > stew: 5 senses > noun 2, food
MeaningFood prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables.
NarrowerBrunswick stewspicy southern specialty
Irish stewmeat (especially mutton) stewed with potatoes and onions
beef stewA stew made with beef
bigosA Polish stew of cabbage and meat
burgooThick spicy stew of whatever meat and whatever vegetables are available
fish stewA stew made with fish
fricasseePieces of chicken or other meat stewed in gravy with e.g. carrots / carrots and onions and served with noodles or dumplings
goulash, Hungarian goulash, gulyasA rich meat stew highly seasoned with paprika
hot pot, hotpotA stew of meat and potatoes cooked in a tightly covered pot
hotchpotchA stew (or thick soup) made with meat and vegetables
lobscouse, lobscuse, scouseA stew of meat and vegetables and hardtack that is eaten by sailors / sailors
lobster stewdiced lobster meat in milk or cream
mulligan stew, mulligan, Irish burgooIrish version of burgoo
olla podrida, Spanish burgooSpanish version of burgoo / burgoo
oyster stewoysters in cream
pot-au-feuTraditional French stew of vegetables and beef
pottageA stew of vegetables and (sometimes) meat
purloo, chicken purloo, poiluThick stew made of rice and chicken and small game / game
ragoutWell-seasoned stew of meat and vegetables
ratatouilleA vegetable stew
slumgullionA thin stew of meat and vegetables
BroaderdishA particular item of prepared food
Spanishcocido, guisado, guiso
Catalanguisat
Verbsstewcook slowly and for a long time in liquid / liquid
English > stew: 5 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningBe in a huff; be silent or sullen.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymsgrizzle, brood
Broadersulk, pout, broodBe in a huff and display one's displeasure
Nounsstewagitation resulting from active worry
English > stew: 5 senses > verb 2, emotion
Meaningbear a grudge; harbor / harbor ill feelings.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymgrudge
BroaderresentFeel bitter or indignant about
Spanishconcomerse, reconcomerse
English > stew: 5 senses > verb 3, change
Meaningcook slowly and for a long time in liquid / liquid.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something
ModelThe chefs stew the vegetables
Example"Stew the vegetables in wine"
Categorycooking, cookery, preparationThe act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat
Narrowerjugstew in an earthenware jug
BroadercookTransform and make suitable for consumption by heating
Spanishestofar, guisar
Catalanestofar, guisar
Nounsstewfood prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables
stewingcooking in a liquid / liquid that has been brought to a boil

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