cookout


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cook·out

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

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

(ˈkʊkˌaʊt)

n.
an outdoor gathering at which food is cooked and consumed.
[1945–50, Amer.]
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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
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Translations

cookout

[ˈkʊkaʊt] N (US) → barbacoa f, comida f hecha al aire libre
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

cookout

[ˈkʊkaʊt] n (US)barbecue m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

cookout

[ˈkʊkˌaʊt] n (Am) → pranzo cucinato all'aperto
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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The mouthwatering taste of grilled foods, the indulgence of rich desserts and the joy of entertaining with family and friends -- a cookout is always a crowd-pleaser, no matter the time of year.
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Lance Landrum, commander of the 31st Fighter Wing, "Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, fellow Airmen and friends." The 24-year-old from Middletown, Indiana, who was assigned to Aviano Air Base north of Venice, went missing on July 2 after leaving a friend's cookout off base in the town of Sacile to walk to another friend's home about 15 minutes away.
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