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":
... 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 of servant ... became a matron at a girls' 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ... as a Liberal 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 ...
Famous quotes containing the word cook:
“Even a clever wife finds it hard to cook without rice.”
“How much more interesting an event is that mans supper who has just been forth in the snow to hunt, nay, you might say, steal, the fuel to cook it with! His bread and meat are sweet.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“From what I have said of the natives of New Holland they may appear to some to be the most wretched people upon earth; but in reality they are far happier than we Europeans, being wholly unacquainted not only with the superfluous, but with the necessary conveniences so much sought after in Europe; they are happy in not knowing the use of them.”
—James, Captain Cook (17281779)