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cook

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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

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2 to take place
  • wondered what was cooking when several police cars pulled up to their neighbor's house

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cook

noun

Synonyms of cook (Entry 2 of 2)

a person who prepares food by some manner of heating
  • the hearty meals prepared by the cook at summer camp

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The first known use of cook was before the 12th century

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cooing

cook

cooked

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“Cook.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cook. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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