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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kyoo-luh-nair-ee-uh n, kuhl-uh-]
    • /ˌkyu ləˈnɛər i ən, ˌkʌl ə-/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kyoo-luh-nair-ee-uh n, kuhl-uh-]
    • /ˌkyu ləˈnɛər i ən, ˌkʌl ə-/

Definitions of culinarian word

  • noun culinarian a person skilled in cookery 3
  • adjective culinarian of or relating to a kitchen or cookery 3
  • noun culinarian a cook or chef. 1
  • noun culinarian A chef. 1

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Origin of culinarian

First appearance:

before 1605
One of the 40% oldest English words
First recorded in 1605-15; culinary + -an

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Parts of speech for Culinarian


culinarian popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 42% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
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culinarian usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for culinarian

noun culinarian

  • servant — a person employed by another, especially to perform domestic duties.
  • baker — A baker is a person whose job is to bake and sell bread, pastries, and cakes.
  • chef — A chef is a cook in a restaurant or hotel.
  • sous chef — the second in command in a kitchen; the person ranking next after the head chef.

Top questions with culinarian

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