Some articles on cook:
... 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 - Selwyn ...
... 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 and television, and 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 of servant ... Paterson later 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 ... Wilson professed, "Jennifer Paterson is the best cook I know." Paterson was a parishioner of the London Oratory ...
More definitions of "Cook":
- (noun): Someone who cooks food.
- (verb): Transform by heating.
Example: "The apothecary cooked the medicinal mixture in a big iron kettle"
- (verb): Fake or falsify.
Example: "Cook the books"
Synonyms: fudge, manipulate, fake, falsify, wangle, misrepresent
- (verb): Prepare a hot meal.
Example: "My husband doesn't cook"
- (verb): Transform and make suitable for consumption by heating.
Example: "These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"
Famous quotes containing the word cook:
“Though language forms the preacher,
Tis good works make the man.”
—Eliza Cook (18181889)
“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)
“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)