Associations to the word «Boiled»
BOILED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of boil
BOILED, adjective. Cooked in boiling water.
BOILED, adjective. (of water) having reached the boiling point
BOILED, adjective. (colloquial) angry
BOILED, adjective. (colloquial) drunk
BOILED EGG, noun. An egg which has been cooked in the shell in boiling water. It can be hard-boiled or soft-boiled.
BOILED EGGS, noun. Plural of boiled egg
BOILED SWEET, noun. (British) A hard sweet, made by boiling sugar, which gradually dissolves when sucked.
BOILED SWEETS, noun. Plural of boiled sweet
BOILED, adjective. Cooked in hot water.
The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.