There are 2 translations of cook in Spanish:

cook1

Pronunciation: /kʊk/

n

[Culin]
  • cocinero, -ra (m,f) he's a good cook cocina muy bien, es muy buen cocinero to be chief cook and bottle-washer I'm not chief cook and bottle-washer here, you know mira que yo no soy la sirvienta or (esp AmL) el mandadero too many cooks spoil the broth muchas manos en un plato hacen mucho garabato

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Word of the day lavado
m
wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.

There are 2 translations of cook in Spanish:

cook2

vt

[Culin]

vi

  • 1.1 (prepare food) [person] cocinar, guisar can you cook? ¿sabes cocinar or guisar? 1.2 (become ready) [food/meal] hacerse* 1.3 (happen) [colloquial/familiar] what's cooking? ¿qué se está cociendo? [familiar/colloquial], ¿qué se está tramando? [familiar/colloquial]

Phrasal verbs

cook up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[colloquial/familiar] [excuse/alibi] inventarse; [scheme] tramar

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Word of the day lavado
m
wash …
Cultural fact of the day

In the River Plate region of Latin America the word copetín can mean an aperitif or light snack, or a social occasion at which these are consumed, generally before the evening meal.