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

Translation of cook in French:


transitive verb

  • 1 (Culinary)
    faire cuire (vegetables, pasta, eggs)
    préparer (meal, meat, fish) (for pour)
    cook for 10 minutes
    faire cuire pendant 10 minutes
  • 2 [informal] (falsify)
    trafiquer [informal]
    (data, evidence, figures)to cook the books
    trafiquer la comptabilité [informal]
  • 3 (American English) [informal]
    gâcher (chances)

intransitive verb

  • 2
    (vegetable, meat, meal)
    the carrots are cooking
    les carottes sont en train de cuire
  • 3 [informal] (happen)to be cooking
    se mijoter [informal]
    there's something cooking
    il y a quelque chose qui se mijote [informal]

also: cooked past participle adjective

  • (food)
    to be lightly/well cooked
    être à peine/bien cuit

Phrasal verbs

cook up

cook up [something]
préparer (dish, meal)
inventer (excuse, story)
mijoter [informal] (plan, scheme)
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