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cookout

Definitions of cookout
  1. noun
    an informal meal cooked and eaten outdoors
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    barbecue, barbeque
    a cookout in which food is cooked over an open fire; especially a whole animal carcass roasted on a spit
    clambake
    a cookout at the seashore where clams and fish and other foods are cooked--usually on heated stones covered with seaweed
    fish fry
    a cookout where fried fish is the main course
    weenie roast, wiener roast
    a cookout where roasted frankfurters are the main course
    burgoo
    a gathering at which burgoo stew is served
    type of:
    picnic
    any informal meal eaten outside or on an excursion
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