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Adjective: stewed  st(y)ood
  1. Cooked in hot water
    "The cook book has 99 practical methods of utilizing stewed beef";
    - boiled, poached
     
  2. Very drunk
    "I had travelling money and got stewed in the bar downstairs";
    - besotted [archaic], blind drunk, blotto, crocked [N. Amer], cockeyed, fuddled, loaded [N. Amer], pie-eyed, pixilated, plastered, slopped, sloshed, smashed, soaked, soused, sozzled, squiffy, stiff, tight, wet, stinko, fried [N. Amer], bladdered [Brit], wasted, lit, swacked [N. Amer], juiced [N. Amer], paralytic [Brit], stonkered [Austral, NZ], hammered, out of it [Brit], liquored up [N. Amer], tanked up, mullered [Brit], trolleyed [Brit], blitzed, trashed, legless [Brit], steaming, three sheets to the wind, bombed, pickled, bevvied [Brit], drunk, pixillated, squiffed, half-seas-over [Brit]
Verb: stew  st(y)oo
  1. Be in a huff; be silent or sullen
    - grizzle, brood
     
  2. Bear a grudge; harbour ill feelings
    - grudge
     
  3. (cooking) cook slowly and for a long time in liquid
    "Stew the vegetables in wine"
     
  4. Suffer from intense heat
    - swelter
     
  5. Be agitated or irritated
    "don't stew over these small details";
    - fret
     
  6. [Brit] Brew tea for too long, so that the flavour is too strong

See also: cooked, drunk, inebriate, inebriated, intoxicated

Type of: brood, cook, perspire, pout, resent, sudate, sulk, sweat, worry

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