Definition of cuisine
: manner of preparing food : style of cooking <a cooking method used in French cuisine>; also : the food prepared <enjoys French cuisine>
Examples of cuisine in a sentence
a cooking method used in French cuisine
a cuisine based on local ingredients
This restaurant is famous for its spicy cuisine.
Origin and Etymology of cuisine
French, literally, kitchen, from Old French, from Late Latin coquina — more at kitchen
First Known Use: 1786
CUISINE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cuisine for English Language Learners
: a style of cooking
: food that is cooked in a particular way
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