Definitions of cooker

  1. a utensil for cooking
  2. A special apparatus or vessel for preparing food for the table.

Usage examples for cooker

  1. This can be made on the stove, in the oven, or in fireless cooker – The-Suffrage-Cook-Book by Kleber, L. O., Mrs.
  2. Lady Muir Mackenzie gave each a Tommy's cooker which I found most useful. – My Diary in Serbia: April 1, 1915-Nov. 1, 1915 by Monica M. Stanley
  3. Like a fireless cooker – Ethel Morton's Holidays by Mabell S. C. Smith
  4. " C" Company cooker again took first prize in the Division, and the Battalion secured the second place for the total number of marks gained. – The Story of the "9th King's" in France by Enos Herbert Glynne Roberts
  5. Captain Wagstaffe was making cocoa over a Tommy's Cooker – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  6. The usual type of kettle feed cooker is commonly used for boiling fish and preparing other cooked feeds but in its place a small four- horse steam boiler can be utilized to good advantage as this makes it possible to cook the feed right in the mixer by using a steam hose. – Ducks and Geese by Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
  7. A record showing the kind and amount of raw materials placed in the mash and in the cooker was made of the samples collected from these three breweries. – A Study Of American Beers and Ales by L.M. Tolman J. Garfield Riley
  8. Both the stones and food are heated on a range and then introduced into the cooker in such a way that the stones are under and over the kettle of food. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  9. A good substitute for bread is the following excellent whole wheat preparation: Soak clean, soft wheat in cold water for about seven hours and steam in a double boiler for from eight to twelve hours, or cook in a fireless cooker over night. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  10. In 1679, the steam pressure cooker was invented by Denis Papin from France. – Our Legal Heritage by S. A. Reilly
  11. It was an ideal steam cooker – Unexplored! by Allen Chaffee
  12. Since the captain's cordial welcome extended only to his guest, Dane regretfully descended to the mess cabin to make unskilled preparations for supper- though there was not much you could do to foul up concentrates in an automatic cooker – Voodoo Planet by Andrew North
  13. And she mustn't forget to ask Mrs. Nesbit if she's used the Peerless Cooker and if she has, will she please say something nice about it to Mrs. Ahab Wright, for Papa is so anxious to sell one to the Wrights! – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  14. The fireless cooker is most satisfactory in cooking these dried foods. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  15. There is also, for those who can afford half- a- crown, that invaluable contrivance, " Tommy's Cooker and occasionally we get a ration of coke. – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  16. 4. Do not open the cooker to " see how the food is getting along." – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  17. Our cooker doesn't come up. – “Crumps”, The Plain Story of a Canadian Who Went by Louis Keene
  18. I unloaded a sledge, and reloaded it with a couple of skins, the instruments, and a cooker with enough alcohol and food for one meal for three, and then I turned in to the igloo where my boys were already sound asleep. – A Negro Explorer at the North Pole by Matthew A. Henson Commentator: Robert E. Peary Booker T. Washington