Meaning of COOK in English


vi to prepare food for the table.

2. cook ·vt to throw.

3. cook ·vi to make the noise of the cuckoo.

4. cook ·noun a fish, the european striped wrasse.

5. cook ·noun one whose occupation is to prepare food for the table; one who dresses or cooks meat or vegetables for eating.

6. cook ·vt to prepare, as food, by boiling, roasting, baking, broiling, ·etc.; to make suitable for eating, by the agency of fire or heat.

7. cook ·vt to concoct or prepare; hence, to tamper with or alter; to garble;

— often with up; as, to cook up a story; to cook an account.

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