Definition of Cookie in English :

Define Cookie in English

Cookie meaning in English

Meaning of Cookie in English

Pronunciation of Cookie in English

Cookie pronunciation in English

Pronounce Cookie in English


see synonyms of cookie


1. biscuit, cookie, cooky

any of various small flat sweet cakes (biscuit' is the British term)

2. cookie, cooky

the cook on a ranch or at a camp

3. cookie

a short line of text that a web site puts on your computer's hard drive when you access the web site

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of cookie
noun plural -ies
1. US and Canadian
a small flat dry sweet or plain cake of many varieties, baked from a dough
. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): biscuit
2.  a Scot word for bun
3. informal
a person
smart cookie
4. computing
a piece of data downloaded to a computer by a website, containing details of the preferences of that computer's user which identify the user when revisiting that website
5.  that's the way the cookie crumbles

Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers


see synonyms of cookie
1.  US
a small, sweet cake, variously shaped, filled, etc., but usually flat and either crisp or chewy
2.  Scottish
a bun
3.  US, Slang
a person, esp. one qualified as tough, smart, shrewd, etc.
an attractive young woman
4.  US, Computing
a small file placed automatically on a user's hard disk, as by a website or online service, for the purpose of storing information about and recognizing the user

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of cookie
n. pl. cook·ies
1. A small, usually flat and crisp cake made from sweetened dough.
2. Slang A person, usually of a specified kind: a lawyer who was a tough cookie.
3. Computers A collection of information, usually including a username and the current date and time, stored on the local computer of a person using the World Wide Web, used chiefly by websites to identify users who have previously registered or visited the site.

The American Heritage ® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition copyright ©2018 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.