noun cook·ery \ˈk-k(ə-)rē\

: the art or activity of cooking food

plural cook·er·ies

Full Definition of COOKERY

:  the art or practice of cooking
:  an establishment for cooking

Examples of COOKERY

  1. the basics of fish cookery
  2. <tacos represented my introduction to Mexican cookery>

First Known Use of COOKERY

14th century

Related to COOKERY

Rhymes with COOKERY


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