2. Verb. (third-person singular of cook) ¹
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Definition of Cooks
1. cook [v] - See also: cook
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cooks
Literary usage of Cooks
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. London by Charles Knight (1851)
"Nay, and a great consumption of m there was frequently at taverns and cooks'-shops, insomuch that the was much offended with it. ..."
2. The Cornhill Magazine by George Smith (1898)
"MY cooks. I CERTAINLY should not describe them as cordons ... with the saying I have somewhere heard, ' The Almighty sent victuals, and the D sent cooks ! ..."
3. Military Education in the United States by Ira Louis Reeves (1914)
"There are two schools for Army bakers and cooks; one of them is located at the Presidio of San Francisco, California, and the other at Washington Barracks, ..."
4. At Home in Fiji by Constance Frederica Gordon Cumming (1817)
"In this arrangement the cooks are placed before the peasants, because the cooks of chiefs generally have to overlook them. ..."
5. The Lyon Campaign in Missouri: Being a History of the First Iowa Infantry by Eugene Fitch Ware (1907)
"Our cooks did not know how to cook. Rations were wasted, and we thought ... Careless cooks spoiled much food, and twenty per cent of the men went on the ..."