ASL sign for: cook

Definition: To prepare (food) by the use of heat, as by boiling, baking, or roasting.

Related signs: BEAT/MIX, STIR, BAKE.

Sentence example

Gloss: /\LAST NIGHT/\ IX1 START COOK++ ALL-NIGHT STILL/\.

English equivalent: She has been cooking since last night.

Start with the information of time. /\ symbol for raised eyebrows. The pronoun is non-gender in ASL.

The verb COOK is inflect to agree with time tense. Likewise for ALL-NIGHT (the movement and mouth morpheme).

Printable for cook

ASL printable for cook