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cook

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of cook

  1. a person who prepares food by some manner of heating <the hearty meals prepared by the cook at summer camp> Synonyms chef, cooker, culinarian Related Words baker, pâtissier (or patissier); barbecuer, griller




cook

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of cook

  1. 1 to change so much as to create a wrong impression or alter the meaning of <it turns out the pharmaceutical researcher had cooked her data> Synonyms bend, color, garble, distort, falsify, fudge, misinterpret, misrelate, misrepresent, misstate, pervert, slant, twist, warpRelated Words misdescribe, misspeak, mistranslate; belie, camouflage, disguise, dissemble, gloss (over), mask, veil, whitewash; bowdlerize, censor; complicate, confound, confuse, mistake, mix (up); mystify, obscure; equivocate, fib, lie, palter, prevaricateNear Antonyms clarify, clear (up), explain, illuminate, illustrate, interpret, spell out; decipher

  2. 2 to take place <wondered what was cooking when several police cars pulled up to their neighbor's house> Synonyms be, befall, betide, chance, come, come about, come down, come off, happen, do, go down [slang], go on, hap, occur, pass, transpireRelated Words break, develop, rise, shape (up); arise, come up, crop (up), materialize, spring (up); intervene; fall out, follow, result, turn out; go off, proceed




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