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overcookverb [T often passive]

uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈkʊk/  us   /ˌoʊ.vɚ-/
to ​cookfood for ​longer than ​necessary, ​reducingitsquality as a ​result: The ​chicken was overcooked and ​dry.
(Definition of overcook from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “overcook”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…煮过了头,把…煮得太熟(或太久)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…煮過了頭,把…煮得太熟(或太久)…
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