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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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    casserole, soprano, simmer, soup, palme

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  • 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
  • Chinese

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