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synonyms for pressure-cook

  • bake
  • barbecue
  • blanch
  • boil
  • braise
  • broil
  • brown
  • burn
  • coddle
  • doctor
  • escallop
  • fix
  • fricassee
  • fry
  • grill
  • heat
  • microwave
  • nuke
  • panfry
  • parboil
  • poach
  • roast
  • sauté
  • sear
  • simmer
  • sizzle
  • steam
  • stew
  • toast
  • brew
  • decoct
  • deep fry
  • french fry
  • imbue
  • melt
  • percolate
  • reduce
  • scald
  • scorch
  • steep
  • warm up
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How to use pressure-cook in a sentence

He held it, but it was without pressure; without recognizance of the delight with which he once grasped it.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Under the internal pressure his whiskers stood on end and his face grew red.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
With him one is at high pressure all the time, and I have gained a good many more ideas from him than I can work up in a hurry.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Mr. Brown seizes the proffered member, and gives it as hearty a pressure as the publicity of the occasion will permit.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
This may be done by taking the humming tone and bringing to bear upon it a strong pressure of energy.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
The sense of bearing on to the voice, or endeavoring to push the tone by any pressure whatever, should be absolutely avoided.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
And as for the two girls, they were utterly speechless under the pressure of feeling.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
The camp grew still, except for the rough and ready cook pottering about the fire, boiling buffalo-meat and mixing biscuit-dough.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Here there is no question of emergency, or enemy pressure, or of haste; so much we see plain enough with our own eyes.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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