cocotte

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cocotte a small casserole in which individual portions can be cooked and served
    • n cocotte a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
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Usage

In literature:

More than once he had driven them through the town with gypsies and "ladykins" as he called the cocottes.
"War and Peace" by Leo Tolstoy
That's lively, if you like, when the cocottes begin to let themselves loose.
"Dubliners" by James Joyce
Come here, Cocotte, my beauty!
"Original Short Stories, Volume 12 (of 13)" by Guy de Maupassant
Come here, Cocotte, my beauty!
"Maupassant Original Short Stories (180), Complete" by Guy de Maupassant
The cocottes of Monte Carlo at the end of the season could not have assumed a greater indifference.
"Who Cares?" by Cosmo Hamilton
Miss Brannan looks like a Parisian cocotte.
"The Californians" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
Greatly ashamed was Colin, and to quickly repair his error untied la Cocotte and led her to the fountain.
"The Counts of Gruyère" by Mrs. Reginald de Koven
And a little cocotte of a countess betrayed me.
"Erik Dorn" by Ben Hecht
Sauteed chicken may be baked and served in the cocotte.
"American Cookery" by Various
There are even only second-rate cocottes about, none of the smart ones yet!
"The Smart Set" by Clyde Fitch
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In news:

Baked brie is topped with apples in a recipe that uses Pampered Chef's Mini Cocotte baking dish.
Baked Eggs en Cocotte with Basil.
Sturdy yet lightweight, the high-performance ceramic cocotte will be your kitchen's workhorse pot.
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