Hard-boil meaning

härdboil
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To boil (an egg) in the shell to a solid consistency.
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Alternative form of hard-boil.
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To cook (an egg) to a solid consistency: to cause to be hard-boiled.
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Origin of hard-boil

  • Back-formation from hard-boiled

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Back-formation from hard-boiled.

    From Wiktionary