What does Kitchen mean?

Definitions for Kitchen
ˈkɪtʃ ənKitchen

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. kitchen(noun)

    a room equipped for preparing meals


  1. Kitchen(n.)

    The staff that works in a kitchen.

  2. Origin: [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. kitchen(Noun)

    A room or area for preparing food.

  2. kitchen(Noun)

    An admixture of languages spoken to convey meaning between non-native speakers.

  3. kitchen(Noun)

    The nape of a person's hairline, often referring to its uncombed or "nappy" look.

  4. kitchen(Noun)


  5. kitchen(Noun)

    The percussion section of an orchestra.

  6. Origin: From kitchen, kichene, kuchen, from cycen, cycene, from kukinōn, probably a borrowing of cucina, from coquo, from pekʷ-. More at cook.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kitchen(noun)

    a cookroom; the room of a house appropriated to cookery

  2. Kitchen(noun)

    a utensil for roasting meat; as, a tin kitchen

  3. Kitchen(verb)

    to furnish food to; to entertain with the fare of the kitchen

  4. Origin: [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. 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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Kitchen

    kich′en, n. a room where food is cooked: a utensil with a stove for dressing food, &c.: anything eaten as a relish with bread, potatoes, &c.—v.t. (Shak.) to regale in the cook-room: to serve as relish to food, to make palatable, to use sparingly, as one would a relish—to make it last.—ns. Kitch′endom, the domain of the kitchen; Kitch′ener, a person employed in the kitchen: a cooking-stove; Kitch′en-fee, the fat which falls from meat in roasting; Kitch′en-gar′den, a garden where vegetables are cultivated for the kitchen; Kitch′en-knave, a scullion; Kitch′en-maid, a maid or servant whose work is in the kitchen; Kitch′en-mid′den (Dan. kjökkenmödding), a prehistoric rubbish-heap in Denmark, the north of Scotland, &c.; Kitch′en-phys′ic, substantial fare (Milt.); Kitch′en-range, a kitchen grate with oven, boiler, &c. attached, for cooking; Kitch′en-stuff, material used in kitchens: kitchen refuse, esp. fat from pots, &c.; Kitch′en-wench, a kitchen-maid. [A.S. cicen; Ger. küche, Fr. cuisine, all from L. coquinacoquĕre, to cook.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. kitchen

    The building or room used by soldiers for cooking purposes.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Kitchen' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1317

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Kitchen' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1015

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Kitchen' in Nouns Frequency: #530

How to pronounce Kitchen?

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How to say Kitchen in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kitchen in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kitchen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Kitchen in a Sentence

  1. Fran Jones:

    I seen the kitchen table over there.

  2. Pearl Barrett:

    Make your kitchen a haven for healthy treats.

  3. Arlene Spiegel:

    People trust Martha especially in the kitchen.

  4. Harry S Truman:

    If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.

  5. The Vermont senator:

    They have thrown everything at me except the kitchen sink.

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