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cook

 (ko͝ok)
v. cooked, cook·ing, cooks
v.tr.
1. To prepare (food) for eating by applying heat.
2. To prepare or treat by heating: slowly cooked the medicinal mixture.
3. Slang To alter or falsify so as to make a more favorable impression; doctor: disreputable accountants who were paid to cook the firm's books.
v.intr.
1. To prepare food for eating by applying heat.
2. To undergo application of heat especially for the purpose of later ingestion.
3. Slang To happen, develop, or take place: What's cooking in town?
4. Slang To proceed or perform very well: The band really got cooking after midnight.
n.
A person who prepares food for eating.
Phrasal Verb:
cook up Informal
To fabricate; concoct: cook up an excuse.
Idiom:
cook (one's) goose Slang
To ruin one's chances: The speeding ticket cooked his goose with his father. Her goose was cooked when she was caught cheating on the test.

[Middle English coken, from coke, cook, from Old English cōc, from Vulgar Latin *cōcus, from Latin cocus, coquus, from coquere, to cook; see pekw- in Indo-European roots.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cooked - having been prepared for eating by the application of heat
raw - not treated with heat to prepare it for eating
Translations
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kuhan

cooked

[kʊkt]
A. ADJ [breakfast] → caliente
B. CPD cooked meats NPLfiambres fpl

cooked

a. cocinado-a; guisado-a;
well ___bien ___.
References in classic literature ?
Come back, cook; --here, hand me those tongs; --now take that bit of steak there, and tell me if you think that steak cooked as it should be?
She cooked, and all ate, in the kitchen, where she likewise washed, starched, and ironed clothes on all days of the week except Sunday; for her income came largely from taking in washing from her more prosperous neighbors.
Pea-soup was a common article in his diet, as well as potatoes and beans, the latter large and brown and cooked in Mexican style.
No, I never cooked anything in my life except a gingerbread and it was a failure -- flat in the middle and hilly round the edges.
When she thought them cooked enough on one side she turned them on the other.
1 1/2 cups leftover cooked salmon, broken into pieces OR 1 1/2 cups peeled and deveined small OR medium cooked shrimp, fresh or frozen (no need to thaw first)
If you have never cooked rice before, first refer back to the May/June 2001 issue of Vegetarian Journal, available online at <www.
Just a cup of cooked spinach and Swiss chard contains more than a third of the USDA daily recommendation of iron for women and half the recommendation for men.
The team also gathered information about other exposure covariants such as fuel type, whether the kitchen was inside (with or without a partition) or outside (attached or nonattached), number of meals cooked, cooking duration, and time spent in or near the kitchen during cooking.
They represent what women cooked, what cookbook authors and corporations believed women should cook and most importantly, why women should be cooking.
The snippets are shorthand for half a dozen potentially cancer-causing chemicals called HCAs, or heterocyclic amines, which are created when meat, poultry, and fish are cooked at high temperatures.
Noting that humans' high-fat diets usually include foods cooked at high temperatures, cancer bilogist W.