cooked


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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
főtt
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 ?
About midnight that steak was cut and cooked; and lighted by two lanterns of sperm oil, Stubb stoutly stood up to his spermaceti supper at the capstan-head, as if that capstan were a sideboard.
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.
'Rice should not be bland and cooked by luck, or what we call in the vernacular as patsamba-tsamba.
Gourmet Hajveri Foods in Sialkot was shut down over non-compliance of the authority instructions, preserving food on foot level, improper freezer storage and storing raw and cooked meat together in the cold storage.
Cook's Cook: The Cook Who Cooked for Captain Cook requires good reading skills but provides a lively fictionalized story based on real facts about James Cook in 1768.
Cooking that perfect dish requires culinary creativity and skill, and not to mention the right kitchen equipment like Tecnogas Italian cooking appliances, to ensure that each meal is cooked with passion and perfection.
It is here that food is enclosed and cooked with dry, hot air.