Cook

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Definition

to cook: to prepare and heat food for a meal
verb
I don't have time to cook during the week. I just buy sandwiches.

a cook: a chef, a person whose job is to cook
noun

cooked: (food) which has been heated, not raw
adjective

Examples

  • "I thought we'd go to the Hard Sock Café to try some good old American cooking."
  • "Someone fit and athletic, and it would be great if they cooked."
  • "She is the best cook in the world."
  • "I'm afraid they just don't understand how to cook, and all my complaints to Mr. Stevens, head of catering, have been ignored."
  • "If there were no business, I'd probably still be cooking soup for old people at the senior center, but I digress."
  • "Mrs. Brady is an excellent cook, and students will be able to try many different types of real English food."
  • "What should you cook?"
  • "Philip : Are they cooked?"
  • "Cooked fava beans and custard"
  • "Restaurant worker : Yeah, they're cooked."

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