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Jennifer Paterson - Personal Life
... 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 ... 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 ...
William Cook (entrepreneur)
... William Alfred "Bill" Cook (January 27, 1931 – April 15, 2011) was an American entrepreneur, philanthropist and historic preservationist who founded the medical ...
Cook, Nebraska - Demographics - 2000 Census
... 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 ...
Joan Cook - Biography
... 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 CJON radio ... 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 ...
List Of Colonial Governors In 1970 - New Zealand
... 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 ...

More definitions of "cook":

  • (noun): Someone who cooks food.
  • (verb): Prepare for eating by applying heat.
    Example: "Cook me dinner, please"
    Synonyms: fix, ready, make, prepare
  • (verb): Transform by heating.
    Example: "The apothecary cooked the medicinal mixture in a big iron kettle"
  • (verb): Transform and make suitable for consumption by heating.
    Example: "These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"
  • (verb): Prepare a hot meal.
    Example: "My husband doesn't cook"

Famous quotes containing the word cook:

    The rule for hospitality and Irish “help,” is, to have the same dinner every day throughout the year. At last, Mrs. O’Shaughnessy learns to cook it to a nicety, the host learns to carve it, and the guests are well served.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Though language forms the preacher,
    ‘Tis “good works” make the man.
    —Eliza Cook (1818–1889)

    I alternate between reading cook books and reading diet books.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)