How To Spell stew?

Correct spelling: stew

What is the definition of stew?

  1. agitation resulting from active worry; "don't get in a stew"; "he's in a sweat about exams"

What does the abbreviation stew mean?

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This graph shows how "stew" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for stew?

  1. The Mayor's in a regular stew – A Family Man (From the Fifth Series Plays) by John Galsworthy Last Updated: February 10, 2009
  2. The rules for satire are the rules for Irish stew – My Contemporaries In Fiction by David Christie Murray
  3. You said nothing to make me think so, and altogether I was in an awful stew until this morning." – Kitty's Conquest by Charles King
  4. I can bake and I can brew; I can make an Irish stew Wash a shirt and iron it too. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  5. The tribe was a comparatively large one, and- as Miss Greeby learned later- consisted of Lees, Loves, Bucklands, Hernes, and others, all mixed up together in one gypsy stew – Red Money by Fergus Hume
  6. Add the vegetables and seasoning; stew gently till the meat is tender. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  7. Polar bear steak and walrus stew were impossible. – The Blue Envelope by Roy J. Snell
  8. As you must be greatly tired after being up all night, I'm making you a stew – Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2) by Emile Gaboriau
  9. Stew the meat quite tender, but do not let it brown. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  10. Julia would show her delight when a shopping tour and a lunch downtown were substituted for a sewing lesson; she docilely pushed back her boiling potatoes and beef stew when Miss Toland was for delaying supper while they went out to buy a waffle iron, and made some experiments with batter. – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris

What are the translations for stew?

Arabic word for Stew

طَعَامٌ مَطْهْوٌ بِالغَليّ.

Bengali word for Stew

ভাপে সিদ্ধ করা.

Chinese words for Stew

炖, 炖菜, 焖, 炖品, 卡本, 炖肉, 燉锅, 肉羹, 卤法, 焖烧锅, bredie.

Dutch words for Stew

goulash, stoofpot, stoofschotel, ragoût.

French words for Stew

ragoût, mijoter, cuire, pot-au-feu, civet, mijoté, rébus.

German words for Stew

Eintopf, schmoren, Bordell, Daube, Stew, Eintopfgericht, Schmorgericht, Ragout.

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Polish word for Stew

mięso duszone.

Portuguese words for Stew

cozinhar, cozido, guisado, ensopado, estufado, caldeirada, ragu, estufar.

Spanish words for Stew

guiso, estofado, guisar, estofar, cocido, caldereta, puchero, potaje, sancocho, cocinar a fuego bajo, cocinar a fuego lento.

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Vietnamese word for Stew

món hầm.