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seethed, past participle; seethes, 3rd person singular present; seething, present participle; seethed, past tense;
  1. (of a liquid) Bubble up as a result of being boiled
    • - the brew foamed and seethed
  2. Cook (food) by boiling it in a liquid
    • - others were cut into joints and seethed in cauldrons made of the animal's own skins
  3. (of a river or the sea) Foam as if it were boiling; be turbulent
    • - the gray ocean seethed
  4. (of a person) Be filled with intense but unexpressed anger
    • - inwardly he was seething at the slight to his authority
  5. (of a place) Be crowded with people or things moving about in a rapid or hectic way
    • - the entire cellar was seething with spiders
    • - the village seethed with life
  6. (of a crowd of people) Move in a rapid or hectic way
    • - we cascaded down the stairs and seethed across the station
    • - the seething mass of commuters

  1. hum: be noisy with activity; "This office is buzzing with activity"
  2. be in an agitated emotional state; "The customer was seething with anger"
  3. foam as if boiling; "a seething liquid"
  4. boil vigorously; "The liquid was seething"; "The water rolled"
  5. (seething) in constant agitation; "a seething flag-waving crowd filled the streets"; "a seething mass of maggots"; "lovers and madmen have such seething brains"- Shakespeare
  6. Seething is a small village in Norfolk, England, about 9 1/2 miles south east of Norwich. It covers an area of and had a population of 341 in 141 households as of the 2001 census.
  7. To boil; To boil vigorously; To foam in an agitated manner, as if boiling; To be in an agitated or angry mental state; To buzz with activity
  8. (seething) The action of the verb to seethe; Angry, livid
  9. [Ex 16:23; Deut 14:21; 2 Kin 4:38; Eze 25:4; Zec 14:21] to boil; to prepare food by boiling.
  10. Bubble violently as in boiling water, to be in a state of turmoil or rage.
  11. (verb) -- violently angry
  12. To boil (Exo 16:23).