boil over

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To boil to such an extent as to overflow its container

I forgot about the rice and it boiled over.

When someone's feelings boil over, they lose their temper or become violent. Sometimes frustration and anger can boil over into direct and violent action. = erupt
overflow; be very angry, be furious
When a liquid that is being heated boils over, it rises and flows over the edge of the container. Heat the liquid in a large, wide container rather than a high narrow one, or it can boil over
overflow or cause to overflow while boiling; "The milk is boiling over
overflow or cause to overflow while boiling; "The milk is boiling over"
debulliate
boil over

    Türkische aussprache

    boyl ōvır

    Aussprache

    /ˈboil ˈōvər/ /ˈbɔɪl ˈoʊvɜr/

    Etymologie

    [ 'boi(&)l ] (verb.) 13th century. Middle English, from Old French boillir, from Latin bullire to bubble, from bulla bubble.

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