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cook·out

 (ko͝ok′out′)
n.
A social gathering at which a meal is cooked and eaten outdoors.

cookout

(ˈkʊkˌaʊt)
n
(Cookery) US and Canadian a party where a meal is cooked and eaten out of doors

cook•out

(ˈkʊkˌaʊt)

n.
an outdoor gathering at which food is cooked and consumed.
[1945–50, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cookout - an informal meal cooked and eaten outdoorscookout - an informal meal cooked and eaten outdoors
picnic - any informal meal eaten outside or on an excursion
barbecue, barbeque - a cookout in which food is cooked over an open fire; especially a whole animal carcass roasted on a spit
clambake - a cookout at the seashore where clams and fish and other foods are cooked--usually on heated stones covered with seaweed
fish fry - a cookout where fried fish is the main course
weenie roast, wiener roast - a cookout where roasted frankfurters are the main course
burgoo - a gathering at which burgoo stew is served
Translations

cookout

[ˈkʊkaʊt] N (US) → barbacoa f, comida f hecha al aire libre

cookout

[ˈkʊkaʊt] n (US)barbecue m

cookout

[ˈkʊkˌaʊt] n (Am) → pranzo cucinato all'aperto
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