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broil

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Cooking
broilbroil /brɔɪl/ verb American English  1 [transitive]DFCCOOK to cook something under direct heat, or over a flame on a barbecue syn grill broiled chicken2 [intransitive] to become very hot We lay broiling in the sun.
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broilTurn and continue broiling for 2 to 3 minutes.He broiled inside his own deep anger, keen for reasons to writhe and scream.The fish were broiled, over rice husk fires.When plans call for grilling, sauteing, or broiling, quail takes well to marinating for flavor enhancement.For the entrees we have broiled rock fish stuffed with shrimp and scallops.
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broil
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theybroil
he, she, itbroils
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theybroiled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave broiled
he, she, ithas broiled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad broiled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill broil
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have broiled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam broiling
he, she, itis broiling
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you, we, theyare broiling
Past
I, he, she, itwas broiling
you, we, theywere broiling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been broiling
he, she, ithas been broiling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been broiling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be broiling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been broiling
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