Pronunciation: kŎkt
v. i.1.To make the noise of the cuckoo.
Constant cuckoos cook on every side.
- The Silkworms (1599).
v. t.1.To throw.
n.1.One whose occupation is to prepare food for the table; one who dresses or cooks meat or vegetables for eating.
2.(Zool.) A fish, the European striped wrasse.
v. t.1.To prepare, as food, by boiling, roasting, baking, broiling, etc.; to make suitable for eating, by the agency of fire or heat.
[imp. & p. p. Cooked (kŎkt); p. pr & vb. n. Cooking.]
2.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.
v. i.1.To prepare food for the table.
Noun1.cook - someone who cooks food
2.Cook - English navigator who claimed the east coast of Australia for Britain and discovered several Pacific islands (1728-1779)
Verb1.cook - prepare a hot meal; "My husband doesn't cook"
2.cook - prepare for eating by applying heat; "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please"
Synonyms: ready, prepare, fix, make
3.cook - transform and make suitable for consumption by heating; "These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"
4.cook - transform by heating; "The apothecary cooked the medicinal mixture in a big iron kettle"
5.cook - fake or falsify; "Fudge the figures"; "cook the books"; "falsify the data"
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Cook Strait
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