Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To boil (an egg) in the shell to a solid consistency.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To cook (an egg) to a solid consistency: to cause to be hard-boiled.

Etymologies

Back-formation from hard-boiled.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Back-formation from hard-boiled. (Wiktionary)

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