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Synonyms for stew
stu, styustew

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fret, stew, sweat, lather, swithernoun

    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. stewverb

    food prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables

    swither, sweat, fret, lather

  3. grizzle, brood, stewverb

    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, grudgeverb

    bear a grudge; harbor ill feelings

    grizzle, grudge, brood

  5. stewverb

    cook slowly and for a long time in liquid

    "Stew the vegetables in wine"

    grizzle, grudge, brood

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stewverb

    boil (slowly), seethe, simmer

  2. stewverb

    be boiled (slowly)

  3. stewnoun

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

  4. stewnoun

    [colloquial.] confusion, difficulty, scrape, mess

  5. stewnoun

    BOUILLI, stewed meat

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stewnoun

    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. Link Starbureiy:

    stewart = the art of stew choreography

  2. Mark Rypien:

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

  3. 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.

  4. John Barrymore:

    I would like to find a stew that will give me heartburn immediately, instead of at three o clock in the morning.

  5. 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.

Translations for stew

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  • حساءArabic
  • Eintopf, dämpfen, Brei, schmoren, dünstenGerman
  • σιγοβράζω, γιαχνίζω, βραστό, βράζω, στιφάδο, ψήνομαιGreek
  • guisado, estofado, cocidoSpanish
  • liikaa, muhennos, kiehua, hauduttaa, pata, paistua, laatikkoFinnish
  • étouffer, trembler, ragoût, transpirer, frémir, faire du thé, frissonnerFrench
  • stobhach, stobhIrish
  • stiubha, stiubh, stiubhaigScottish Gaelic
  • मछली पालने का जहाज़Hindi
  • dinsztel, párol, főzelékHungarian
  • շոգեխաշելArmenian
  • rebusanIndonesian
  • boccheggiare, stufato, stare sui carboni ardenti, cuocere, preoccuparsi, stufare, bollire, soffocareItalian
  • נזידHebrew
  • シチューJapanese
  • thufuKikuyu, Gikuyu
  • 스튜Korean
  • شله‌Kurdish
  • вари, манџа, врие, вариво, се вари, динстаMacedonian
  • stu, rendidihMalay
  • sidderen, smoren, beven, stikken, thee zetten, stoven, zwetenDutch
  • cozidoPortuguese
  • потушить, жаркое, тушёное мясо, тушить, рагуRussian
  • dinstati, динстатиSerbo-Croatian
  • enolončnica, kuhati, dušitiSlovene
  • stuvning, koka bort, gryta, stuvaSwedish
  • kitoweo, mchuziSwahili
  • కూరTelugu
  • สตูว์Thai
  • Chinese

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