Definition of Stew. Meaning of Stew. Synonyms of Stew

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Definition of Stew

Stew
Stew Stew, v. i. To be seethed or cooked in a slow, gentle manner, or in heat and moisture.
Stew
Stew Stew, n. [OE. stue, stuwe, OF. estuve. See Stew, v. t.] 1. A place of stewing or seething; a place where hot bathes are furnished; a hothouse. [Obs.] As burning [AE]tna from his boiling stew Doth belch out flames. --Spenser. The Lydians were inhibited by Cyrus to use any armor, and give themselves to baths and stews. --Abp. Abbot. 2. A brothel; -- usually in the plural. --Bacon. South. There be that hate harlots, and never were at the stews. --Aschman. 3. A prostitute. [Obs.] --Sir A. Weldon. 4. A dish prepared by stewing; as, a stewof pigeons. 5. A state of agitating excitement; a state of worry; confusion; as, to be in a stew. [Colloq.]
Stew
Stew Stew, n. [Cf. Stow.] 1. A small pond or pool where fish are kept for the table; a vivarium. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] --Chaucer. Evelyn. 2. An artificial bed of oysters. [Local, U.S.]

Meaning of Stew from wikipedia

- A stew is a combination of solid food ingredients that have been cooked in liquid and served in the resultant gravy, it can also be called a soup. Ingredients...
- Irish stew (Irish: stobhach/Stobhach Gaelach) is any variety of meat and root vegetable stew native to Ireland. As in all traditional folk dishes, the...
- Kristen Jaymes Stewart (born (1990-04-09)April 9, 1990) is an American actress, model and director. She is the recipient of several accolades, including...
- Mulligan stew is a type of stew said to have been prepared by American hobos in camps in the early 1900s. Another variation of mulligan stew is "community...
- Brunswick stew is a traditional dish, po****r in the American South, generally involving a tomato base, local beans, vegetables, and originally small game...
- A perpetual stew, also known as hunter's pot or hunter's stew, is a pot into which whatever one can find is placed and cooked. The pot is never or rarely...
- notable stews. A stew is a combination of solid food ingredients that have been cooked in liquid and served in the resultant gravy. Ingredients in a stew can...
- Rabbit stew, also referred to as hare stew when hare is used, is a stew prepared using rabbit meat as a main ingredient. Some traditional regional preparations...
- pie, and carbonnade. A distinction can be made between c****eroles and stews: stewing is a cooking process whereby heat is applied to the bottom of the cooking...
- A stew is a combination of food ingredients cooked in liquid. Stew may also refer to: Stew (musician), singer/songwriter/playwright and member of the band...
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