[koo k-top] /ˈkʊkˌtɒp/
a surface consisting of a flat sheet of heat-transmitting glass and ceramic material over heating elements, usually electric.
(US) a flat unit for cooking in saucepans or the top part of a stove
- Cook up a pill
verb phrase To prepare opium for smoking (1960s+ Narcotics)
- Cooktown orchid
/ˈkʊktaʊn/ noun 1. a purple Australian orchid, Dendrobium bigibbum, found in Queensland, of which it is the floral emblem
[koo k-wair] /ˈkʊkˌwɛər/ noun 1. pots, pans, and other utensils.
- Cook with gas
verb phrase To perform very commendably; groove: Iam cooking with gas on this project (1930s+ jive talk) Also, cook on the front burner. Do very well, make rapid progress. For example, The first half is finished already? Now you’re cooking with gas, or Two promotions in two years—she’s really cooking on the front burner! The […]