cooking

adjective cook·ing \ ˈku̇-kiŋ \

Definition of cooking

: suitable for or used in cooking
  • cooking apples

Examples of cooking in a Sentence

  1. Cooking time is about 20 minutes.

  2. I've been taking cooking classes.

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First Known Use of cooking

circa 1813



COOKING Defined for English Language Learners

cooking

adjective

Definition of cooking for English Language Learners

  • : suitable for or used in cooking : involving or having to do with cooking



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