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cookbook Line breaks: cook|book
Pronunciation: /ˈkʊkbʊk/

Definition of cookbook in English:


A cookery book.
Example sentences
  • Sheila quickly tired of eating salads, though, and bought low fat cookbooks and food magazines and watched television shows about healthy cooking.
  • The recipe is in that cookbook and most of the ingredients are sitting out on the counter I think.
  • And therein lies what I like about this cookbook - good food can be fast.

Words that rhyme with cookbook

lookbook • yearbook

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