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recipe Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun directions for making something
    formula.
WordNet

Rec"i*pe noun
Etymology
L., imperative of recipere to take back, take in, receive. See Receive.
Wordforms
plural Recipes
Definitions
  1. A formulary or prescription for making some combination, mixture, or preparation of materials; a receipt; especially, a prescription for medicine. now esp. a prescription (set of directions) for preparing food

Webster 1913


"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

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