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boil over

1 (v + adv) spill over while boiling INTRANSITIVEcuir thar maoilthe kettle's boiled over tá an citeal tar éis cur thar maoil 2 (v + adv) erupt into violence etc INTRANSITIVEthe anger boiled over onto the streets chuaigh daoine le báiní ar na sráideanna le teann feirge, fuair an fhearg an ceann is fearr ar na daoine ar na sráideanna, chaill daoine guaim ar a bhfearg ar na sráideanna → see boil