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cook
British English: /kʊk/
American English: /kʊk/

Translation of cook in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • (stem vowel = a or u) (Form I) (Form I) (stem vowel = a or u) (a meal, the vegetables, meat, food)

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 2
    (food, pasta, dinner)
    طُهِيَ
    طُبِخَ

also: cooked adjective/صفة

  • (food, meal)
    مَطْبوخ
    to be well cooked
    كانَ مَطْهوًّا بِشَكْلٍ جَيِّدٍ

noun/اسم

Idioms

to cook the books

[informal]
تَلاعَبَ في الدَفاتِرِ

what's cooking?

[informal]
ما الّذي يَتِمُّ تَدْبيرُهُ؟

Phrasal verbs

cook up

[informal]
cook up [something] 1 2
اخْتَرَعَ \ ابْتَدَعَ [شَيْئاً]
(a plan, story)

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