# Definitions and Synonyms of *cookery* | Another word for *cookery* | What is *cookery? *

*Definition 1: the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat - [noun denoting act]*

*Samples where cookery or its synonyms are used according to this definition*

*cooking can be a great art**people are needed who have experience in cookery**he left the preparation of meals to his wife*

*Synonyms for cookery in the sense of this definition*

*(**cookery* is a kind of ...) the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics

*cookery*is a kind of ...) the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics

*(... is a kind of **cookery* ) cooking by dry heat in an oven

*cookery*) cooking by dry heat in an oven

*(... is a kind of **cookery* ) cooking to a brown crispiness over a fire or on a grill

*cookery*) cooking to a brown crispiness over a fire or on a grill

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*"proper toasting should brown both sides of a piece of bread"*### (... is a kind of *cookery* ) cooking by direct exposure to radiant heat (as over a fire or under a grill)

### (... is a kind of *cookery* ) cooking in fat or oil in a pan or griddle

### (... is a kind of *cookery* ) cooking that combines ingredients and techniques and seasonings from different cuisines

### (... is a kind of *cookery* ) cooking slowly in fat in a closed pot with little moisture

### (... is a kind of *cookery* ) cooking in simmering liquid

### (... is a kind of *cookery* ) cooking (meat) by dry heat in an oven (usually with fat added)

*"the slow roasting took several hours"*### (... is a kind of *cookery* ) cooking in a liquid that has been brought to a boil

### (... is a kind of *cookery* ) the act of making coffee in a percolator

### (... is a kind of *cookery* ) the practice or manner of preparing food or the food so prepared

### (*cookery* is a part of ...) the act of making meat tender by pounding or marinating it

### (*cookery* is a part of ...) the act of adding a seasoning to food

*(cookery* is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) a loaf of white bread containing eggs and leavened with yeast; often formed into braided loaves and glazed with eggs before baking

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) (Judaism) bread made with rye flour; usually contains caraway seeds

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) (Italian cuisine) squid prepared as food

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) (East Indian cookery) a pungent dish of vegetables or meats flavored with curry powder and usually eaten with rice

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) a sauce based on soy sauce

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) convert to caramel

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) be converted into caramel

*"The sugar caramelized"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) make alcoholic, as by fermenting

*"alcoholize prunes"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) treat or infuse with alcohol

*"alcoholize the fruit and let them sit in the refrigerator"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) preserve with sugar

*"Mom always conserved the strawberries we grew in the backyard"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) preserve in a pickling liquid

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) preserve with salt

*"people used to salt meats on ships"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) soak in marinade

*"marinade herring"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) preserve in a can or tin

*"tinned foods are not very tasty"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) soak in brine

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) add alcohol to (beverages)

*"the punch is spiked!"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) add nutrients to

*"fortified milk"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook until very little liquid is left

*"The cook reduced the sauce by boiling it for a long time"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) be cooked until very little liquid is left

*"The sauce should reduce to one cup"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook and make edible by putting in a hot oven

*"bake the potatoes"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) bake in an oven

*"ovenbake this chicken"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) fry in a pan until it changes color

*"brown the meat in the pan"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook in nearly boiling water

*"coddle eggs"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) bake in a kiln so as to harden

*"fire pottery"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) fill with a stuffing while cooking

*"Have you stuffed the turkey yet?"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cover with liquid before cooking

*"baste a roast"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook in a marinade

*"souse herring"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook or heat in a microwave oven

*"You can microwave the leftovers"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) make brown and crisp by heating

*"toast bread"*

*"crisp potatoes"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) bake (eggs) in their shells until they are set

*"shirr the eggs"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook (vegetables) briefly

*"Parboil the beans before freezing them"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) boil excessively

*"The peas are overboiled"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) make a fricassee of by cooking

*"fricassee meats"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook slowly and for a long time in liquid

*"Stew the vegetables in wine"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) stew in an earthenware jug

*"jug the rabbit"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) boil slowly at low temperature

*"simmer the sauce"*

*"simmering water"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook with dry heat, usually in an oven

*"roast the turkey"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook outdoors on a barbecue grill

*"let's barbecue that meat"*

*"We cooked out in the forest"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) roast in a pan

*"pan-roast that meat"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook in liquid

*"braise beef"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook on a hot surface using fat

*"fry the pancakes"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) fry something until it curls and becomes crisp

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) fry in deep fat

*"deep-fry the potato chips"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook on a griddle

*"griddle pancakes"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) fry in a pan

*"pan-fry the dumplings"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook by immersing in fat

*"french-fry the potatoes"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) fry very quickly over high heat

*"stir-fry the vegetables in a wok"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) fry briefly over high heat

*"saute the onions"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook over or under a grill

*"grill the sausages"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook over a hibachi grill

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook something by letting steam pass over it

*"just steam the vegetables"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook under a broiler

*"broil fish"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) broil in a pan

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook in a pressure cooker

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) break up into small pieces for food preparation

*"bruise the berries with a wooden spoon and strain them"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) burn slightly and superficially so as to affect color

*"The cook blackened the chicken breast"*

*"The fire charred the ceiling above the mantelpiece"*

*"the flames scorched the ceiling"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) melt (fat or lard) in order to separate out impurities

*"try the yak butter"*

*"render fat in a casserole"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) split open and flatten for cooking

*"splat fish over an open fire"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) make clear by removing impurities or solids, as by heating

*"clarify the butter"*

*"clarify beer"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cure by salting

*"dun codfish"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) preserve with salt

*"corned beef"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cut into filets

*"filet the fish"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) rub through a strainer or process in an electric blender

*"puree the vegetables for the baby"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) coat with beaten egg

*"egg a schnitzel"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cover before cooking

*"dredge the chicken in flour before frying it"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cover with flour

*"flour fish or meat before frying it"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) coat with bread crumbs

*"crumb a cutlet"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) tie the wings and legs of a bird before cooking it

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cover with bread crumbs

*"bread the pork chops before frying them"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cover with a sauce

*"mask the meat"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) put a dressing on

*"dress the salads"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) dress (food) with a relish

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) whip with or as if with a wire whisk

*"whisk the eggs"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) make creamy by beating

*"Cream the butter"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) stir vigorously

*"beat the egg whites"*

*"beat the cream"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) stir (cream) vigorously in order to make butter

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) sieve so that it becomes the consistency of rice

*"rice the potatoes"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) decorate with frosting

*"frost a cake"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cut and spread open, as in preparation for cooking

*"butterflied shrimp"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) put on the stove or ready for cooking

*"put on the tea, please!"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) prepare for eating if or as if a spatchcock

*"spatchcock a guinea hen"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) coat or stuff with a spicy paste

*"devilled eggs"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) prepare a hot meal

*"My husband doesn't cook"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) cook beforehand so that the actual preparation won't take long

*"precook the rice"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) prepare or cook quickly or hastily

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) prepare or cook by mixing ingredients

*"concoct a strange mixture"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) prepare or cook with lard

*"lard meat"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) lend flavor to

*"Season the chicken breast after roasting it"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) season with a mixture of spices; typical of Indian cooking

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) add herbs or spices to

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) add ginger to in order to add flavor

*"ginger the soup"*

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) give taste to

### (cookery is the domain which ... is member of) add pepper to

*"pepper the soup"*