Synonyms of brew
1 boilDictionary • He brewed a pot of coffee.
soak • Soak the beans for two hours.
steep • green beans steeped in olive oil
stew • Stew the apple and blackberries to make a thick pulp.
infuse (tea) • teas made by infusing the roots of herbs
2 makeDictionary • I brew my own beer.
ferment • red wine made from grapes left to ferment for three weeks
prepare by fermentation
3 startDictionary • At home a crisis was brewing.
develop • She developed a taste for expensive nightclubs.
be on the way
be just around the corner
4 developDictionary • We'd seen the storm brewing when we were out on the boat.
form • Stalactites and stalagmites began to form.
gather • Storm clouds were gathering in the distance.
loom • The threat of renewed civil war looms.
foment • They accused strike leaders of fomenting violence.
devise • We devised a scheme to help him.
plan • I had been planning a trip to the West Coast.
project • His projected visit to Washington had to be postponed.
breed • If they are unemployed it's bound to breed resentment.
plot • a meeting to plot the survival strategy of the party
hatch • accused of hatching a plot to assassinate the Pope
contrive • The oil companies were accused of contriving a shortage of gasoline to justify price increases.
concoct • He said the prisoner had concocted the story to get a lighter sentence.
1 drinkDictionary • a mild herbal brew
preparation • a specially formulated natural skin preparation
mixture • a mixture of spiced, grilled vegetables
liquor • The room was filled with cases of liquor.
beverage • food and beverages
infusion • a pleasing herbal infusion
2 blendDictionary • Most cities generate a potent brew of pollutants.
blend • He makes up his own blends of flour.
compound • Organic compounds contain carbon in their molecules.
concoction • This concoction helps to control skin blemishes.
admixture • His heart beat with an admixture of aversion and thrill.
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• His heart beat with an admixture of aversion and thrill.
beverageBeverages are drinks.
• food and beverages
blendA blend of things is a mixture or combination of them that is useful or pleasant.
• He makes up his own blends of flour.
Thesaurus for brew from the Collins English Thesaurus
to make (beer, ale, etc) from malt and other ingredients by steeping, boiling, and fermentation