cookhouse


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cook·house

 (ko͝ok′hous′)
n.
A building used for cooking, as at a camp.

cookhouse

(ˈkʊkˌhaʊs)
n
(Cookery) a place for cooking, esp a camp kitchen

cook•house

(ˈkʊkˌhaʊs)

n., pl. -hous•es (-ˌhaʊ zɪz)
a building or place for cooking, esp. a camp kitchen.
[1785–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cookhouse - the area for food preparation on a ship
cuddy - the galley or pantry of a small ship
kitchen - a room equipped for preparing meals
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
2.cookhouse - a detached or outdoor shelter for cooking; "the circus used a tent as their cookhouse"
shelter - a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger
Translations

cookhouse

[ˈkʊkhaʊs] Ncocina f (Mil) → cocina f móvil de campaña

cookhouse

n (Naut) → Kombüse f; (Mil) → Feldküche f

cookhouse

[ˈkʊkˌhaʊs] n (esp Am) → cucina (da campo)
References in classic literature ?
He was a disgraceful, overfed doormat of a dog; and when he waddled off to my cookhouse to be fed, I had a brilliant idea.
He has got hold now of a Madras cook--a blamed fraud that I hunted out of my cookhouse with a rattan.
There's a central enclosed cookhouse and bathroom with a hot shower.
meet me rounda backa da cookhouse with five hundred in a black holdall, mebbe we do business.
We have no special plans for Christmas ( it is another working day out here, but the cookhouse will serve us a traditional Christmas lunch.
Sergeant Michael Lee, 26, of the same regiment, added: "Pizza Hut has become our favourite place to eat instead of the cookhouse.
Steam is crucial to the production process at Patak's and is used to heat each product in the cookhouse, before being transferred to the glass jars in which it will be sold.
50 children 6 to 12; (707) 444-3437), where you can take a self-guided tour of an old Victorian sawmill where they still turn out those artistic wooden furbelows that decorate the area's Victorian homes; and the Samoa Cookhouse Museum (end of Samoa Bridge; open 6 to 3:30 p.
Gone, too, were the sideshow, midway and menagerie, cookhouse and canvas hands, along with most of the rolling stock.
Cara owns many of Canada's most popular restaurant concepts with stores totaling over 800, including the Swiss Chalet, Harvey's, Kelsey's, Montana's Cookhouse and Milestone's Grill & Bar brands.
Officials of the League of Friends decided that the money lying in the coffers after the closure should benefit the community and so cheques totalling PS88,500 were distributed to 15 local groups at a gettogether at the recently opened Cookhouse pub.
She and William then enjoyed a drink in the guardsmen's cookhouse.