What is another word for stewed?

Pronunciation: [stjˈuːd] (IPA)

Stewed is a term that often refers to food that has been cooked slowly over a low heat in a liquid, often resulting in a rich and flavorful dish. However, there are many other synonyms that can be used to describe similar cooking techniques and dishes. Some of these include braised, simmered, poached, boiled, and even casserole. Each of these terms suggests a slightly different method of cooking and can be used to describe a variety of dishes, from meats and vegetables to fruits and desserts. Whether you prefer to stew a hearty beef stew or simmer a delicate fish dish, there is no shortage of options when it comes to slow-cooked and flavorful dishes.

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What are the hypernyms for Stewed?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the opposite words for stewed?

Stewed refers to food that has been cooked slowly and gently in a liquid. The word is typically associated with comfort food, winter warming dishes and hearty stews. The antonyms could be raw, fresh or uncooked. Stewed food is soft, tender and full of flavour, so hard or tough could also be possible opposites. Dry, crispy or burnt are also suitable antonyms as they refer to foods that have been exposed to high heat, rather than slow and gentle cooking. However, it is important to note that the opposite of stewed could differ depending on the context in which it is used.

What are the antonyms for Stewed?

Usage examples for Stewed

He didn't get you stewed, did he, Ted?
"I Walked in Arden"
Jack Crawford
No one could tell how he got hold of the most secret information while stewed.
William McFee
He might be if he didn't get half-stewed every day.
William McFee

Famous quotes with Stewed

  • I have been assured by a very knowing American of my acquaintance in London, that a young healthy child well nursed is at a year old a most delicious, nourishing, and wholesome food, whether stewed, roasted, baked, or boiled, and I make no doubt that it will equally serve in a fricassee, or a ragout.
    Jonathan Swift
  • Conjugal government requires its treatises. A young woman setting out in life lacks a printed guide. Her cookery-book, however, may afford some useful hints till one be actually directed to the important subject just mentioned. Many well-known receipts are equally available for a batterie de cuisine or du cÅ“ur. Your roasted husband is subdued by the fire of fierce words and fiercer looks — your broiled husband, under the pepper and salt of taunt and innuendo — your stewed husband, under the constant application of petty vexations — your boiled husband dissolves under the watery influences — while your confectionized husband goes through a course of the blanc mange of flattery, or the preserves and sweets of caresses and smiles.
    Letitia Elizabeth Landon
  • Get stewed: Books are a load of crap.
    Philip Larkin
  • Better a dish of husks to the accompaniment of a muted lute than to be satiated with stewed shark's fin and rich spiced wine of which the cost is frequently mentioned by the provider.
    Ernest Bramah
  • Old Man Warner snorted. "Pack of crazy fools, he said. "Listening to the young folks, nothing's good enough for them. Next thing you know, they'll be wanting to go back to living in caves, nobody work any more, live that way for a while. Used to be a saying about 'Lottery in June, corn be heavy soon.' First thing you know, we'd all be eating stewed chickweed and acorns. There's always a lottery," he added petulantly.
    Shirley Jackson

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