Cook

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

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Famous quotes containing the word cook:

    I love it, I love it; and who shall dare
    To chide me for loving that old arm-chair?
    —Eliza Cook (1818–1889)

    ‘Oh, I am a cook and a captain bold,
    And the mate of the Nancybrig,
    And a bos’sun tight, and a midshipmite,
    And the crew of the captain’s gig!”’
    Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (1836–1911)

    Even the cleverest housewife can’t cook without rice.
    Chinese proverb.