Kitchen

  • 1 Kitchen — Kitch en (k[i^]ch [e^]n), n. [OE. kichen, kichene, kuchene, AS. cycene, L. coquina, equiv. to culina a kitchen, fr. coquinus pertaining to cooking, fr. coquere to cook. See {Cook} to prepare food, and cf. {Cuisine}.] 1. A room equipped for… …

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  • 2 kitchen — (n.) c.1200, from O.E. cycene, from W.Gmc. *kokina (Cf. M.Du. cökene, O.H.G. chuhhina, Ger. Küche, Dan. kjèkken), probably borrowed from V.L. *cocina (Cf. Fr. cuisine, Sp. cocina), variant of L. coquina kitchen, from fem. of coquinus of …

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  • 3 Kitchen — Kitch en, v. t. To furnish food to; to entertain with the fare of the kitchen. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 Kitchen — Kitchen; kitchen; …

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  • 5 kitchen — ► NOUN 1) a room where food is prepared and cooked. 2) a set of fitments and units installed in a kitchen. ORIGIN Old English, ultimately from Latin coquere to cook …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 kitchen — [n] room for cooking food canteen, cookery, cookhouse, cook’s room, cuisine, eat in, gallery, galley, kitchenette, mess, scullery; concept 448 …

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  • 7 kitchen — [kich′ən] n. [ME kychene < OE cycene < VL cocina, cucina: see CUISINE] 1. a room or place or the equipment for the preparation and cooking of food 2. a staff that cooks and serves food …

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  • 8 Kitchen — For other uses, see Kitchen (disambiguation). A modern Western kitchen A kitchen is a room or part of a room used for cooking and food preparation. In the West, a modern residential kitchen is typically equipped with a stove, a sink with hot and… …

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  • 9 Kitchen — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Cinéma et télévision Kitchen est un film américain réalisé par Andy Warhol et Ronald Tavel en 1965. Kitchen est un film japonais réalisé par Yoshimitsu… …

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  • 10 kitchen — n. 1 the room or area where food is prepared and cooked. 2 (attrib.) of or belonging to the kitchen (kitchen knife; kitchen table). 3 sl. the percussion section of an orchestra. Phrases and idioms: everything but the kitchen sink everything… …

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  • 11 Kitchen — Der Name Kitchen (engl. „Küche“) bezieht sich auf: einen Experimentalfilm von Andy Warhol, siehe Kitchen (Film) das Buch Kitchen mit der titelgebenden Erzählung von Banana Yoshimoto Kitchen ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Bethuel Kitchen …

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  • 12 kitchen — kitchenless, adj. kitcheny, adj. /kich euhn/, n. 1. a room or place equipped for cooking. 2. culinary department; cuisine: This restaurant has a fine Italian kitchen. 3. the staff or equipment of a kitchen. adj. 4. of, pertaining to, or designed… …

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  • 13 kitchen */*/*/ — UK [ˈkɪtʃən] / US [ˈkɪtʃ(ə)n] noun [countable] Word forms kitchen : singular kitchen plural kitchens a) a room where you prepare and cook food, and wash dishes b) [only before noun] used in a kitchen the kitchen table kitchen utensils/appliances… …

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  • 14 kitchen — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ clean, spotless ▪ modern ▪ dirty ▪ little, small, tiny ▪ …

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  • 15 kitchen — kitch|en [ kıtʃən ] noun count *** a room where you prepare and cook food, and wash dishes a. only before noun used in a kitchen: the kitchen table kitchen utensils/appliances kitchen cupboards/units (everything but) the kitchen sink HUMOROUS… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 kitchen — /ˈkɪtʃən / (say kichuhn) noun 1. a room or place equipped for or appropriated to cooking. 2. the culinary department; cuisine: the hotel kitchen will serve lunch. 3. the complete furnishings of a kitchen, including cupboards and appliances. 4.… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 Kitchen — Recorded in the spelling forms of Kitchen, Kitchin, Kitching, Kitchingman etc, this is a medieval job descriptive English surname. It is occupational and describes a person who worked in a special kitchen , one belonging to a monastery or perhaps …

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  • 18 kitchen — kitch|en W2S1 [ˈkıtʃın] n [: Old English; Origin: cycene] 1.) the room where you prepare and cook food ▪ Sam went into the kitchen to make a pot of tea. ▪ She is in the kitchen making a meal. 2.) everything but the kitchen sink humorous used when …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 kitchen — / kItSKn/ noun (C) 1 the room where you prepare and cook food: Can you help me carry these dishes into the kitchen? | the kitchen table 2 everything but the kitchen sink humorous used when someone has brought too many things with them …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 kitchen — n. a field; soup kitchen * * * [ kɪtʃɪn] soup kitchen a field …

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