Some articles on cook:
... 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 ...
... 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 ... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... In her working life, Cook was, variously, a businesswoman who served as vice-president of her family's automobile dealership, Cook and Jones Motors ... 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 Prime ...
More definitions of "cook":
- (verb): Prepare for eating by applying heat.
Example: "Cook me dinner, please"
Synonyms: fix, ready, make, prepare
- (verb): Prepare a hot meal.
Example: "My husband doesn't cook"
- (noun): English navigator who claimed the east coast of Australia for Britain and discovered several Pacific islands (1728-1779).
Synonyms: James Cook, Captain Cook, Captain James Cook
- (verb): Fake or falsify.
Example: "Cook the books"
Synonyms: fudge, manipulate, fake, falsify, wangle, misrepresent
- (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"
Famous quotes containing the word cook:
“A monarchy is like a man-of-warbad shots between wind and water hurt it exceedingly; there is a danger of capsizing. But democracy is a raft. You cannot easily overturn it. It is a wet place, but it is a pretty safe one.”
—Flavius Josephus Cook (18381901)
“It began with begging.
In the beginning it was all Gods icebox
and everyone ate raw fish or animals
and there was no fire at night to dance to,
no fire at day to cook by.”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)
“To cook a pig, apply heat; to win a lawsuit, apply money.”