|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) A small pond or pool where fish are kept for the table; a vivarium.
2. (n.) An artificial bed of oysters.
3. (v. t.) To boil slowly, or with the simmering or moderate heat; to seethe; to cook in a little liquid, over a gentle fire, without boiling; as, to stew meat; to stew oysters; to stew apples.
4. (v. i.) To be seethed or cooked in a slow, gentle manner, or in heat and moisture.
5. (n.) A place of stewing or seething; a place where hot bathes are furnished; a hothouse.
6. (n.) A brothel; -- usually in the plural.
7. (n.) A prostitute.
8. (n.) A dish prepared by stewing; as, a stew of pigeons.
9. (n.) A state of agitating excitement; a state of worry; confusion; as, to be in a stew.
Stew (7 Occurrences)
Genesis 25:29 Jacob boiled stew. Esau came in from the field, and he was famished. (WEB NAS NIV)
Genesis 25:30 Esau said to Jacob, "Please feed me with that same red stew, for I am famished." Therefore his name was called Edom. (WEB NIV)
Genesis 25:34 Jacob gave Esau bread and stew of lentils. He ate and drank, rose up, and went his way. So Esau despised his birthright. (WEB NAS NIV)
2 Kings 4:38 Elisha came again to Gilgal. There was a famine in the land; and the sons of the prophets were sitting before him; and he said to his servant, "Set on the great pot, and boil stew for the sons of the prophets." (WEB NAS NIV)
2 Kings 4:39 One went out into the field to gather herbs, and found a wild vine, and gathered of it wild gourds his lap full, and came and shred them into the pot of stew; for they didn't recognize them. (WEB NAS NIV)
2 Kings 4:40 So they poured out for the men to eat. It happened, as they were eating of the stew, that they cried out, and said, "Man of God, there is death in the pot!" They could not eat of it. (WEB NAS NIV)
Haggai 2:12 'If someone carries holy meat in the fold of his garment, and with his fold touches bread, stew, wine, oil, or any food, will it become holy?'" The priests answered, "No." (WEB NIV)