to cook by direct heat, as on a gridiron over the heat or in an oven under the heat; grill:
to broil a steak.
to scorch; make very hot.
to be subjected to great heat; become broiled.
to burn with impatience, annoyance, etc.
the act or state of broiling; state of being broiled.
something broiled, especially meat:
She ordered a beef broil and salad.
an angry quarrel or struggle; disturbance; tumult:
a violent broil over who was at fault.
to quarrel; brawl.
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(mainly US & Canadian) to cook (meat, fish, etc) by direct heat, as under a grill or over a hot fire, or (of meat, fish, etc) to be cooked in this way Usual equivalent (in Britain and other countries) grill
to become or cause to become extremely hot
(intransitive) to be furious
the process of broiling
a loud quarrel or disturbance; brawl
(intransitive) to brawl; quarrel
brokerage. Historical Examples Arden of Feversham Anonymous
a simple past tense of break. Nonstandard. a past participle of break. Archaic. a past participle of break. without money; penniless. bankrupt. Papermaking. paper unfit for sale; paper that is to be repulped. brokes, wool of poor quality taken from the neck and belly of sheep. go broke, to become destitute of money or possessions. […]
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an agent who buys or sells for a principal on a commission basis without having title to the property. a person who functions as an intermediary between two or more parties in negotiating agreements, bargains, or the like. stockbroker. to act as a broker for: to broker the sale of a house. to act as […]