broil

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broil

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  1. (verb-transitive) To cook by direct radiant heat, as over a grill or under an electric element.
  2. (verb-transitive) To expose to great heat.
  3. (verb-intransitive) To be exposed to great heat.
  4. (noun) The act of broiling or the condition of being broiled.
  5. (noun) Food, especially meat, that is broiled.
  6. (noun) A rowdy argument; a brawl. See Synonyms at brawl.
  7. (verb-intransitive) To engage in a rowdy argument.

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