cooking cooking  /ˈkʊ kɪŋ/


  • (n) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat



  1. There was a time when everyone knew what cooking meant.
  2. The old way of cooking at home included figuring out what you wanted to eat, looking up the recipe in a cookbook, buying the ingredients and whipping the meal up.
  3. He snips some basil from my garden, takes some Parmesan from my fridge and spends half an hour doing what he calls cooking and what I call making me realize how lame I am.


  1. Side Order: Cooking with Dad a life lesson

    For Chattanoogan Kelley Nave, Father's Day brings back a myriad of memories about her father, Charles Nave, and his love of cooking.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

  2. Food & Cooking in the San Fernando Valley and beyond for June 9-15, 2013 and beyond

    Academy of Culinary Education: Cecilia De Castro offers 30-week Professional Baking and Professional Cooking classes. Pro Baking begins, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday or 6-11 p.m. June 17. Open house for Pro Cooking, 6:30 p.m. June 17. Pro Cooking begins, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. or 6-11 p.m. July 17. Classes $195. 21932 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Daily News

  3. Cooking With Myra: Sweet taste of summer

    Cooking With Myra: Sweet taste of summer
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Victoria Advocate

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  1. "It looks like somebody's cooking the books," Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, told Geithner.
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Kevin Brady Source: USA Today

  2. "It's nice having him here," said Ramsay. "He's going to be cooking in (the) kitchen tomorrow night."
    on Jun 20, 2006 By: Gordon Ramsay Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  3. "It's a work in progress," said Becerra. "It's still cooking."
    on Feb 7, 2009 By: Xavier Becerra Source: USA Today

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