1. agitation resulting from active worry
- don't get in a stew
2. food prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables
Sentences with stew as a noun:
- to be in a stew
1. be in a huff; be silent or sullen
2. bear a grudge; harbor ill feelings
Similar word(s): grudge
3. cook slowly and for a long time in liquid
- Stew the vegetables in wine
Sentences with stew as a verb:
- I'm going to stew some meat for the casserole.
- The meat is stewing nicely.