Definitions for kitchenˈkɪtʃ ən
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a room or place equipped for cooking or preparing food.
the staff or equipment of a kitchen.
(adj.)of or resembling a pidgin language, esp. as used for communication between employers and employees who do not speak the same language.
Origin of kitchen:
bef. 1000; ME kichene, OE cycene蠐 L coquīna, der. of coqu(ere) to cook cf. cuisine
a room equipped for preparing meals
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a room where food is prepared
a luxury kitchen; kitchen appliances/accessories
A room or area for preparing food.
An admixture of languages spoken to convey meaning between non-native speakers.
The nape of a person's hairline, often referring to its uncombed or "nappy" look.
The percussion section of an orchestra.
Origin: From kitchen, kichene, kuchen, from cycen, cycene, from kukinōn, probably a borrowing of cucina, from coquo, from pekʷ-. More at cook.
a cookroom; the room of a house appropriated to cookery
a utensil for roasting meat; as, a tin kitchen
to furnish food to; to entertain with the fare of the 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 cold running water, a refrigerator and kitchen cabinets arranged according to a modular design. Many households have a microwave oven, a dishwasher and other electric appliances. The main function of a kitchen is cooking or preparing food but it may also be used for dining, food storage, entertaining, dishwashing and laundry.
Translations for kitchen
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a room where food is cooked
A smell of burning was coming from the kitchen; (also adjective) a kitchen table.
- кухня, кухненскиBulgarian
- cozinhaPortuguese (BR)
- die Küche; Küchen-German
- køkken; køkken-Danish
- (de) cuisineFrench
- cucina; da cucinaItalian
- ، آشپزخانهPersian
- кухня; кухонныйRussian
- kuchyňa; kuchynskýSlovak
- 廚房Chinese (Trad.)
- باورچی خانہUrdu
- 厨房Chinese (Simp.)
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