from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A room or an area equipped for preparing and cooking food.
- n. A style of cooking; cuisine: a restaurant with a fine French kitchen.
- n. A staff that prepares, cooks, and serves food.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A room or area for preparing food.
- n. An admixture of languages spoken to convey meaning between non-native speakers.
- n. The nape of a person's hairline, often referring to its uncombed or "nappy" look.
- n. Cuisine.
- n. The percussion section of an orchestra.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A room equipped for cooking food; the room of a house, restaurant, or other building appropriated to cookery.
- n. A utensil for roasting meat.
- n. The staff that works in a kitchen.
- transitive v. To furnish food to; to entertain with the fare of the kitchen.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A room in which food is cooked; an apartment of a house fitted with the necessary apparatus for cooking.
- n. In Scotland and Ireland, anything eaten by way of relish with bread, potatoes, porridge, or whatever forms the substantial part of a meal.
- n. A child's toy.
- To entertain with the fare of the kitchen; furnish food to.
- To serve as kitchen for; give a relish to; season; render palatable.
- To use (food) as kitchen
- n. In metallurgy, the space between the fire and line-bridges of a reverberatory furnace in which the work is performed. Also called the laboratory.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a room equipped for preparing meals
As to locality, the kitchen garden should lie in the _warmest_ and _most sheltered_ spot which may be convenient to the _kitchen_ of the house.
Your sister was fine, screaming at the wall, “We're not afraid of you,” regenerated, grown into two new heads, wormlike as you jumped, punctuating the word kitchen and wanting to know if you wanted some and laughing like crazy.
The main kitchen is still not finished, as is the main bathroom.
And it's not just a five-day work week for Opal, who claims the title kitchen coordinator of the Fairmont Soup Opera.
In the meantime, our kitchen is almost complete, but we have begun using it so much that I have not been able to take a picture of the finished product.
You have all seen how tiny the kitchen is and adding extra menu items (such as the Chorillana) really complicates things.
This time of year my time spent in the kitchen is an emotional roller coaster.
Putting Sutton back in the kitchen is a different story.
Being in the kitchen is an area which is totally under your control ... and if it fails, it's very low-stakes.
I won't say that the kitchen is a place of constant perfection for me.