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 ...
... 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, 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 ...
... 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 ... 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 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 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 ...
More definitions of "cook":
- (verb): Prepare a hot meal.
Example: "My husband doesn't cook"
- (verb): Transform by heating.
Example: "The apothecary cooked the medicinal mixture in a big iron kettle"
- (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): Transform and make suitable for consumption by heating.
Example: "These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"
- (verb): Fake or falsify.
Example: "Cook the books"
Synonyms: fudge, manipulate, fake, falsify, wangle, misrepresent
- (noun): Someone who cooks food.
Famous quotes containing the word cook:
“... cooking is just like religion. Rules dont no more make a cook than sermons make a saint.”
—Anonymous, U.S. cook. As quoted in I Dream a World, by Leah Chase, who was quoted in turn by Brian Lanker (1989)
“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)
“Women find ways to give sense and meaning to daily lifeways to be useful in the community, to keep mind active and soul growing even while they change diapers and cook vegetables.”
—Lillian Breslow Rubin (20th century)