1. [ verb ] (food) cook under a broiler
Synonyms: oven_broil

"broil fish"

Related terms: grill pan-broil cooking broiler
2. [ verb ] (food) heat by a natural force
Synonyms: bake

"The sun broils the valley in the summer"

Related terms: heat
3. [ noun ] (food) cooking by direct exposure to radiant heat (as over a fire or under a grill)
Synonyms: grilling broiling
Related terms: cooking grill
Similar spelling:   brill