miscook

transitive verb
mis·​cook

Definition of miscook

1 : to ruin in cooking simple dishes almost impossible to miscook
2 chiefly Scottish : to manage badly : spoil

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mis- entry 1 + cook

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“Miscook.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/miscook. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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