stew

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈstjuː/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/stu, stju/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sto̅o̅, styo̅o̅)

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stew

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. eat [lamb] stew
  2. stew with [lamb, tomatoes, beef]
  3. [meat, pork, vegetable] stew
  4. a [thick, spicy] stew
  5. buy [tinned, canned, ready-made] stew
  6. am making (a) stew for [dinner, lunch]
  7. are having stew for [dinner]
  8. have been cooking the stew [all day, for hours]
  9. a [bowl, pot] of stew
  10. a recipe for stew
  11. figurative: is in a stew about [finishing, going, taking]
v
  1. stew the [apples, prunes]
  2. stew the meat until tender
  3. stew it with [carrots, tomatoes, lamb]
  4. stew for [a day, five hours]
  5. stew until [tender, cooked, done]
  6. stew in [wine, tomato juice]
  7. stewed to perfection
  8. is stewing about [the result, what happened]
  9. is stewing over [the result]
  10. idiom: (left him to) stew in his own juice(s)
n as adj
  1. a stew recipe
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