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cook

1. verb COOK prepare and heat (sth)2. verb COOK (of person) prepare meal3. verb COOK (of food) undergo heating process4. verb falsify5. verb happen6. verb progress well7. noun COOK, EMPL person who prepares food
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1 verb COOK prepare and heat (sth) TRANSITIVEcócaráil verb  c m uréitigh familiar verb  c m uto cook potatoes prátaí a chócaráil, prátaí a bhruithhe's cooking a meal for himself tá sé ag réiteach béile dó féinthe vegetables are cooked through tá na glasraí cócaráilte go hiomlán 2 verb COOK (of person) prepare meal INTRANSITIVEcócaráil verb  c m ucócaireacht a dhéanamhbia a réiteach familiardon't disturb me while I'm cooking ná bí ag cur isteach orm agus mé ag cócaireachtit's not easy to cook for eight people every day ní furasta béilí a réiteach d'ochtar gach lá
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3 verb COOK (of food) undergo heating process INTRANSITIVEcócaráil verb  c m uleave the chicken to cook lig don sicín cócaráil leis, fág an sicín go mbeidh sé réidh 4 verb falsify TRANSITIVEfalsaigh verb  c m uto cook the accounts na cuntais a fhalsú 5 verb informal happen INTRANSITIVEwhat's cooking? céard atá ar bun?, cad é atá ag dul?there's something cooking here tá rud éigin ar cois anseo 6 verb (US), informal progress well INTRANSITIVEthey're really cooking at present tá ag éirí thar cionn leo faoi láthair, tá siad ina racht seoil faoi láthair 7 noun COOK, EMPL person who prepares foodcócaire masc4  c m uare you a keen cook? an duine mór cócaireachta thú?, an bhfuil dúil mhór sa chócaireacht agat?, an maith leat bheith ag cócaireacht?
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to cook the books

informal na cuntais a chúbláilna cuntais a fhalsú

to cook sb's goose

informal an diabhal a dhéanamh ar dhuinecabhóg dhuine a dhéanamhcor coise a chur i nduinethat mistake really cooked his goose rinne an botún sin an diabhal air, rinne an botún sin a chabhóg airher goose is cooked tá a cnaipe déanta, tá a caiscín meilte, tá a port seinnte, tá a cosa nite

to cook up a storm

informal do chroí agus d'anam a chur isteach i rud

too many cooks spoil the broth

proverb an iomarca cócairí a mhilleann an t-anraith

to be cooking with gas

informalnow you're cooking with gas! tá leat anois!, tá tú ag déanamh go hiontach anois!, anois atá tú faoi lánseol!, tá fuadar fút anois!

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