Definitions

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

  • adj. Cooked by stewing: stewed prunes.
  • adj. Informal Intoxicated; drunk.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having been cooked by slowly boiling or simmering. See stew.
  • adj. Intoxicated by an excess of alcohol.
  • adj. Bitter from having been steeped too long.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of stew.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Lodged in or belonging to the stews.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. cooked in hot water

Etymologies

Past participle of stew. (Wiktionary)

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