Detailed Translations for boil from English to Dutch


boil [the ~] noun

  1. the boil (furuncle)
    de steenpuist; de etterbuil
  2. the boil (festering wound; sore)

to boil verb (boils, boiled, boiling)

  1. to boil (scald)
    • uitkoken verb (kook uit, kookt uit, kookte uit, kookten uit, uitgekookt)
  2. to boil (start boiling; seethe; reach the boiling point)
    aan de kook raken; kookpunt bereiken
    • aan de kook raken verb (raak aan de kook, raakt aan de kook, raakte aan de kook, raakten aan de kook, aan de kook geraakt)
    • kookpunt bereiken verb (bereik 't kookpunt, bereikt 't kookpunt, bereikte 't kookpunt, bereikten 't kookpunt, 't kookpunt bereikt)

Conjugations for boil:

  1. boil
  2. boil
  3. boils
  4. boil
  5. boil
  6. boil
simple past
  1. boiled
  2. boiled
  3. boiled
  4. boiled
  5. boiled
  6. boiled
present perfect
  1. have boiled
  2. have boiled
  3. has boiled
  4. have boiled
  5. have boiled
  6. have boiled
past continuous
  1. was boiling
  2. were boiling
  3. was boiling
  4. were boiling
  5. were boiling
  6. were boiling
  1. shall boil
  2. will boil
  3. will boil
  4. shall boil
  5. will boil
  6. will boil
continuous present
  1. am boiling
  2. are boiling
  3. is boiling
  4. are boiling
  5. are boiling
  6. are boiling
  1. be boiled
  2. be boiled
  3. be boiled
  4. be boiled
  5. be boiled
  6. be boiled
  1. boil!
  2. let's boil!
  3. boiled
  4. boiling
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for boil:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
etterbuil boil; furuncle
etterende wonde boil; festering wound; sore
steenpuist boil; furuncle blotch; bruise; curving; lump; pimple; rounding; swelling; swollen spot; zit
- boiling point; furuncle
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aan de kook raken boil; reach the boiling point; seethe; start boiling
kookpunt bereiken boil; reach the boiling point; seethe; start boiling
uitkoken boil; scald
- churn; moil; roil; seethe

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Related Definitions for "boil":

  1. the temperature at which a liquid boils at sea level1
    • they brought the water to a boil1
  2. a painful sore with a hard core filled with pus1
  3. immerse or be immersed in a boiling liquid, often for cooking purposes1
    • boil potatoes1
    • boil wool1
  4. bring to, or maintain at, the boiling point1
    • boil this liquid until it evaporates1
  5. come to the boiling point and change from a liquid to vapor1
    • Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius1
  6. be in an agitated emotional state1
  7. be agitated1

Wiktionary Translations for boil:

  1. colloquial: of a person, to be uncomfortably hot
  2. begin to turn into a gas
  3. cook in boiling water
  4. heat (a liquid) until it begins to turn into a gas
  1. point at which fluid begins to change to a vapour
  2. accumulation of pus
  1. vloeistof verwarmen totdat er zich in de hele vloeistof bellen vormen die naar boven stijgen en openspringen

Cross Translation:
boil borrelen; koken; op het kookpunt zijn; zieden bouillir — Être dans l’état d’ébullition. Se dit proprement des liquides, lorsque la chaleur ou la fermentation y produit un mouvement et qu’il se forme des bulles à la surface.

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