Definition of cookbook in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈko͝okˌbo͝ok/


A book containing recipes and other information about the preparation and cooking of food.
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.

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Syllabification: cook·book

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