Cooking by direct exposure to radiant heat (as over a fire or under a grill).
Cook under a broiler:
— Broil fish.
synonym: oven broil.
Heat by a natural force:
— The sun broils the valley in the summer.
Be very hot, due to hot weather or exposure to the sun:
— The town was broiling in the sun.
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