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chef

Saltos de línea: chef
Pronunciación: /ʃɛf
 
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Definición de chef en inglés:

sustantivo

A professional cook, typically the chief cook in a restaurant or hotel.
Example sentences
  • Their livers were then cut out and borne in triumph to a local restaurant, where the chef was ordered to cook them.
  • I thought I was writing the book for cooks and chefs and restaurant people in the New York area.
  • Cash will be the vital ingredient as celebrity chefs cook up a special fundraising treat for charity.
Sinónimos
cook, cordon bleu cook, food preparer;
head chef, sous chef, commis chef, chef de cuisine, chef de partie;
North American informal short-order cook

verbo (chefs, cheffing, cheffed)

[no object] (usually as noun cheffing) informal Volver al principio  
Work as a chef: he spent the next seven years cheffing in top restaurants and hotels in Germany

Origen

early 19th century: French, literally 'head'.

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