The term Cook may refer to:
- cook (profession)
- cook (servant), a servant who cooks food for his or her employer
- cook (verb), to prepare food, especially by heating
- cook (verb), to alter financial records ("books") to obscure revenue streams and amounts, often for tax evasion
- cook (verb), to intercept and alter messages by radio or other means, used in reference to espionage
Other articles related to "cook":
... There were 159 households out of which 20.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.8% were married couples living together, 5.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 45.3% were non-families. 42.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 28.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
... William Alfred "Bill" Cook (January 27, 1931 – April 15, 2011) was an American entrepreneur, philanthropist and historic preservationist who founded the medical equipment manufacturer Cook Group in 1963 ...
... Cook Islands High Commissioner - Leslie James Davis, High Commissioner in the Cook Islands (1965–1972) Prime Minister - Albert Henry, Prime Minister of the Cook Islands (1965–1978) Niue Commissioner ...
... She came from an army family, of which she later wrote, "My mother had no idea of how to cook and no wish to learn, existing on gorgonzola, coffee, and chocolates after the demise of any form ... boarding school near Reading before ending up as a cook for the Ugandan legation in London and becoming a well-known figure on the London party circuit ... Wilson professed, "Jennifer Paterson is the best cook I know." Paterson was a parishioner of the London Oratory ...
... In her working life, Cook was, variously, a businesswoman who served as vice-president of her family's automobile dealership, Cook and Jones Motors, an executive with ... Cook has also been heavily involved with charitable efforts, chairing fundraising campaigns for Newfoundland's branch of the Canadian Cancer Society ... candidate in the 1993 and 1996 Newfoundland and Labrador general elections, Cook was appointed to the Senate of Canada by Governor General Roméo LeBlanc on March 6, 1998, on the advice of Liberal Prime ...
Famous quotes containing the word cook:
“Oh, I am a cook and a captain bold,
And the mate of the Nancybrig,
And a bossun tight, and a midshipmite,
And the crew of the captains gig!”
—Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (18361911)
“Even a clever wife finds it hard to cook without rice.”
“Mildred Pierce: You look down on me because I work for a living, dont you? You always have. All right, I work. I cook food and sell it and make a profit on it, which, I might point out, youre not too proud to share with me.
Monte Beragon: Yes, I take money from you, Mildred. But not enough to make me like kitchens or cooks. They smell of grease.
Mildred Pierce: I dont notice you shrinking away from a fifty- dollar bill because it smells of grease.”
—Ranald MacDougall (19151973)