Casserole vs. Stew

Casserole vs. Stew — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Casserole and Stew

Casserolenoun

A dish, usually of earthenware, glass, or cast iron, in which food is both baked and served.

Stewverb

To cook (food) by simmering or boiling slowly.

Casserolenoun

Food prepared and served in such a dish.

Stewverb

To undergo cooking by boiling slowly or simmering.

Casserolenoun

(Chemistry) A small-handled, deep porcelain crucible used for heating and evaporating.

Stewverb

(Informal) To suffer with oppressive heat or stuffy confinement; swelter.

Casserolenoun

A dish of glass or earthenware, with a lid, in which food is baked and sometimes served.

Stewverb

(Informal) To be in a state of anxiety or agitation.

Casserolenoun

Food, such as a stew, cooked in such a dish.

Stewnoun

(obsolete) A cooking-dish used for boiling; a cauldron.

Casseroleverb

(transitive) To cook like, or as, a casserole; to stew.

Stewnoun

A heated bath-room or steam-room; also, a hot bath.

Casserolenoun

food cooked and served in a casserole

Stewnoun

(archaic) A brothel.

Casserolenoun

large deep dish in which food can be cooked and served

Stewnoun

(obsolete) A prostitute.

Stewnoun

A dish cooked by stewing.

Stewnoun

(Sussex) A pool in which fish are kept in preparation for eating; a stew pond.

Stewnoun

An artificial bed of oysters.

Stewnoun

(slang) A state of agitated excitement, worry, and/or confusion.

to be in a stew

Stewnoun

A steward or stewardess on an airplane.

Stewverb

To cook (food) by slowly boiling or simmering.

I'm going to stew some meat for the casserole.The meat is stewing nicely.

Stewverb

(transitive) To brew (tea) for too long, so that the flavour becomes too strong.

Stewverb

To suffer under uncomfortably hot conditions.

Stewverb

To be in a state of elevated anxiety or anger.

Stewnoun

agitation resulting from active worry;

don't get in a stewhe's in a sweat about exams

Stewnoun

food prepared by stewing especially meat or fish with vegetables

Stewverb

be in a huff; be silent or sullen

Stewverb

bear a grudge; harbor ill feelings

Stewverb

cook slowly and for a long time in liquid;

Stew the vegetables in wine