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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)
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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.
Contract awarded for Annual gas pipe inspection for Cookhouses, Messes and Canteens in PLC
And we told how they are to be charged more for the vile grub served up by private contractors in base cookhouses.