a meal of meat and vegetables, as of corned beef, cabbage, and potatoes, prepared by boiling.
a cooked salad dressing thickened with egg yolks and often containing mustard.
any oil, as linseed oil, heated together with driers to improve its drying properties.
a formal or semiformal dress shirt with a starched front. noun (informal) a dress shirt with a stiff front A dress shirt, esp with a starched front; Fried Shirt Stiff, chilly, and pompous behavior; stuffiness: not arrayed in the ”boiled shirt” of formality (1850s+ Western)
hard candy. noun (Brit) a hard sticky sweet of boiled sugar with any of various flavourings