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Synonyms for stew
stu, styu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fret, stew, sweat, lather, swither(noun)

    agitation resulting from active worry

    "don't get in a stew"; "he's in a sweat about exams"

    elbow grease, suds, fret, effort, swither, sweat, perspiration, worn spot, lather, sudor, travail, soapsuds, exertion, key pattern

  2. stew(verb)

    food prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables

    swither, sweat, fret, lather

  3. grizzle, brood, stew(verb)

    be in a huff; be silent or sullen

    grudge, cover, sulk, loom, dwell, yawp, brood, hatch, grizzle, yammer, pout, incubate, whine, hover, bulk large

  4. stew, grudge(verb)

    bear a grudge; harbor ill feelings

    grizzle, grudge, brood

  5. stew(verb)

    cook slowly and for a long time in liquid

    "Stew the vegetables in wine"

    grizzle, grudge, brood

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stew(v. a.)

    boil (slowly), seethe, simmer

  2. stew(v. n.)

    be boiled (slowly)

  3. stew(n.)

    brothel, bagnio, bawdy house, whore-house, house of prostitution, house of ill fame

  4. stew(n.)

    [colloquial.] confusion, difficulty, scrape, mess

  5. stew(n.)

    BOUILLI, stewed meat

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stew(n)

    confusion, agitation, ragout

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "stew":

    casserole, soprano, simmer, soup, palme


  1. List of known nicknames for "Stew":

    Mark Stewart

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How to use stew in a sentence?

  1. Mark Rypien:

    I suffer from a complex stew of mental health conditions - dark places, depression, anxiety, addictions.

  2. Mickey Kera:

    I love the venison soup stew, salmon milk soup and Jansson's temptation (baked potato with caramelized onion gratin), which are traditional Nordic dishes, i really want to introduce Moomin and Finnish lifestyle to Hong Kong people.

  3. David Grayson:

    Talk of joy there may be things better than beef stew and baked potatoes and home-made bread -- there may be.

  4. Gabriel Gonzalez:

    It's a bread roll, you cut it in half and you can put whatever you want in it, beans, pork, beef, ham, white cheese, the stew from the night before.

  5. Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo:

    Thursday is about starting to work through the list of issues pending. The truth is the horizon going forward is a horizon of a couple of weeks, i think you need to be alert that if there's going to be rabbit for the stew, it's going to be at the end of April.

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Translations for stew

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Eintopf, schmoren, dämpfen, Brei, dünstenGerman
  • γιαχνίζω, ψήνομαι, στιφάδο, σιγοβράζω, βράζω, βραστόGreek
  • cocido, estofado, guisadoSpanish
  • kiehua, laatikko, liikaa, hauduttaa, pata, muhennos, paistuaFinnish
  • frissonner, frémir, transpirer, trembler, étouffer, ragoût, faire du théFrench
  • stobhach, stobhIrish
  • stiubh, stiubhaig, stiubhaScottish Gaelic
  • főzelék, párol, dinsztelHungarian
  • rebusanIndonesian
  • preoccuparsi, bollire, soffocare, stufare, cuocere, boccheggiare, stufato, stare sui carboni ardentiItalian
  • thufuKikuyu, Gikuyu
  • شله‌Kurdish
  • манџа, врие, вари, динста, вариво, се вариMacedonian
  • rendidih, stuMalay
  • stoven, beven, stikken, thee zetten, sidderen, zweten, smorenDutch
  • cozidoPortuguese
  • жаркое, тушёное мясо, тушить, рагу, потушитьRussian
  • динстати, dinstatiSerbo-Croatian
  • dušiti, enolončnica, kuhatiSlovene
  • stuva, gryta, stuvning, koka bortSwedish
  • kitoweo, mchuziSwahili
  • కూరTelugu
  • สตูว์Thai
  • Chinese

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