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kitchen Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun a room equipped for preparing meals
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Kitch"en noun
Etymology
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.
Definitions
  1. A cookroom; the room of a house appropriated to cookery.
    Cool was his kitchen, though his brains were hot. Dryden.
    A fat kitchen makes a lean will. Franklin.
  2. A utensil for roasting meat; as, a tin kitchen. Donne.
Kitch"en transitive verb
Definitions
  1. To furnish food to; to entertain with the fare of the kitchen. Obs. Shak.

Webster 1913


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