The combination formed by brewing what is made
- for attending the business enterprise or go through the procedures of brewing or making beer
- To boil or seethe to cook
- rest or let sit in boiling water so as to extract the taste
- prepare by brewing
- beverage created by steeping and boiling and fermenting without distilling
- To boil or seethe; to cook.
- to organize, as alcohol or any other liquor, from malt and hops, or off their materials, by steeping, boiling, and fermentation.
- To prepare by steeping and mingling; to concoct.
- To foment or prepare, as by brewing; to contrive; to land; to concoct; to hatch; as, to make mischief.
- for carrying on the business, or have the processes, of brewing or making alcohol.
- to stay a state of preparation; to be mixing, creating, or gathering; because, a violent storm brews when you look at the western.
- The blend formed by brewing; what is made.
Old English breowan "to make" (class II powerful verb, past tight breaw, past participle browen), from Proto-Germanic *breuwan "to make" (cognates: Old Norse brugga, Old Frisian briuwa, center Dutch brouwen, Old High German briuwan, German brauen "to brew"), from PIE root *bhreuə- "to bubble, boil, effervesce" (cognates: Sanskrit bhurnih "violent, passionate," Greek phrear "well, springtime, cistern," Latin fervere "to boil, foam," Thracian Greek brytos "fermented alcohol produced from barley," Russian bruja "current," Old Irish bruth "heat;" Old English beorma "yeast;" Old High German brato "roast animal meat"), the initial good sense hence being "make a glass or two by boiling." Related: Brewed; brewing.
- c.1500, "a brewed beverage," from brew (v.).
(v. t.) To boil or seethe; to cook.
- (v. t.) To get ready, as alcohol or other liquor, from malt and hops, or off their products, by steeping, boiling, and fermentation.
- (v. t.) To prepare by steeping and mingling; to concoct.
- (v. t.) To foment or prepare, as by brewing; to contrive; to story; to concoct; to hatch; since, to make mischief.
- (v. i.) To attend to the company, or have the processes, of brewing or making alcohol.
- (v. i.) to stay a situation of preparation; to-be combining, forming, or gathering; because, a storm brews in the west.
- (n.) The blend created by brewing; that which is made.
Venter's plan is to use bacteria to brew fuel, much like we brew beer today.