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

Translation of cook in German:

noun

transitive verb

  • 1
    (Mahlzeit)
    (fry, roast) (boil) how would you cook this piece of meat?
    wie würden Sie dieses Stück Fleisch zubereiten?
    cooked in the oven
    im Backofen zubereitet od. (Cooking) gegart
    cooked meal
    warme Mahlzeit
    how long should one cook this joint?
    wie lange sollte man diesen Braten garen lassen?
    (Cooking)
    abs. do you cook with gas or electricity?
    kochen Sie mit Gas oder mit Strom?
    she knows how to cook
    sie kann gut kochen od. kocht gut
    cook somebody's goose [for him]
    [figurative]
    jemandem alles verderben
    he cooked his own goose
    er hat sich Dat. alles verdorben od. [colloquial] vermasselt
  • 2 [figurative] [colloquial]
    (falsify) [colloquial]
  • 3 (British English) [colloquial] (fatigue) See examples:be cooked
    fix und fertig sein
    [colloquial]

intransitive verb

  • (Cooking)
    the meat was cooking slowly
    das Fleisch garte langsam
    what's cooking? [figurative] [colloquial]
    [colloquial]

Phrasal verbs

cook up

transitive verb
sich Dat. ausbrüten
(Plan)
(Geschichte)

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