- cheever, john,
- chef de cuisine,
- chef's knife,
- chef's salad,
Origin of chef
Examples from the Web for chef
In Japan, the master blender is the most important person in the production process and is as revered as a chef.Watch Out, Scotland! Japanese Whisky Is on the Rise|Kayleigh Kulp|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I innocently wrote a letter home to my mother telling her how great the French chef was in the headquarters canteen.
Chef Alex Armstrong prepared the meal for participants while Kaye schooled them in the art of reconstructing ex-rabbits.
Or you can mount a flayed rabbit to hang in your living room while a chef turns its innards into a nose-to-tail feast.
Now chef Dominique Ansel has created a Pop Art-themed ice cream sundae on sale for one day only in East Hampton.
The chef's got some birds for us, and I've put a couple of bottles on ice.The Exiles and Other Stories|Richard Harding Davis
His Chinese cook was hovering about, but Peter himself was chef.Sisters|Kathleen Norris
He had, however, been witness to the very effusive welcome which the chef de rception gave me.The Iron Ration|George Abel Schreiner
The copper vessels which they use are daily tinned—which fact I learnt from the Chef,—and shone like so much silver.Soyer's Culinary Campaign|Alexis Soyer
Still, it had taken the chef and his kitchen-maids two hours to put everything right.From Out the Vasty Deep|Mrs. Belloc Lowndes
Word Origin for chef
"head cook," 1830, from French chef, short for chef de cuisine, literally "head of the kitchen," from Old French chief "leader, ruler, head" (see chief (n.)).