Recipe - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈresəpi|  American pronunciation of the word recipe
Brit.  |ˈrɛsɪpi|  British pronunciation of the word recipe

noun

- directions for making something (syn: formula)

Examples

The recipe calls for fresh thyme.

I didn't read the recipe carefully.

This is one of my grandmother's recipes.

Large-scale inflation is a recipe for disaster.

Butter is one of the major ingredients in the recipe.

The cake recipe calls for four egg whites.

He added his own personal touches to the recipe.

You can use either fresh or dried basil for this recipe.

Look up the recipe for potato soup in the index.

The recipe calls for one cup of mushrooms sliced {frac1 inch thick.

To complete this recipe, plan on about 30 minutes of preparation and 40 minutes of baking.

The recipe says to beat the cream until it forms soft peaks.

The cake recipe calls for four squares of chocolate.

The cocktail recipe called for a dash of bitters.

He modified the recipe by using oil instead of butter.

Word forms

noun
singular: recipe
plural: recipes
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