What does cookbook mean?

Definitions for cookbookˈkʊkˌbʊk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word cookbook.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cookbook, cookery book(noun)

    a book of recipes and cooking directions


  1. cookbook(Noun)

    A book or an encyclopedia of recipes and cookery tips.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cookbook(noun)

    a book of directions and receipts for cooking; a cookery book


  1. Cookbook

    A cookbook is a kitchen reference publication that typically contains a collection of recipes. Modern versions may also include colorful illustrations and advice on purchasing quality ingredients or making substitutions. Cookbooks can also cover a wide variety topics, including cooking techniques for the home, recipes and commentary from famous chefs, institutional kitchen manuals, and cultural commentary.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. cookbook

    [from amateur electronics and radio] A book of small code segments that the reader can use to do various magic things in programs. Cookbooks, slavishly followed, can lead one into voodoo programming, but are useful for hackers trying to monkey up small programs in unknown languages. This function is analogous to the role of phrasebooks in human languages.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cookbook in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cookbook in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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