soft-boiled

soft-boil

[sawft-boil, soft-]
verb (used with object)
to boil (an egg) just long enough for the yolk and white to partially solidify, usually three or four minutes.
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soft-boiled
 
adj
1.  (of an egg) boiled for a short time so that the yolk is still soft
2.  informal softhearted

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