cooking with gas

cooking with gas

slang Having success in a particular activity. Once we dislodged that piece, we were really cooking with gas on this repair. That's a great idea—now you're cooking with gas!
See also: cook, gas

cooking with gas

doing [something] exactly right. That's great! Now you're cooking with gas! I knew she was finally cooking with gas when she answered all the questions correctly.
See also: cook, gas

cooking with gas

in. doing exactly right. (Always with -ing.) That’s great! Now you’re cooking with gas!
See also: cook, gas
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Zena says: Gas is a cheaper fuel but cooking with gas is only 40 per cent efficient compared to 84 per cent with an induction hob.
We were cooking with gas and had all the right ingredients we needed.
Cooking with wood coal and cooking with kerosene are compared with cooking with gas.
He's got some live contenders to race with too, the ground should be fine and we should be cooking with gas at a lively double figure price.
PLUMBERS and fitters will be cooking with gas in the future after the opening of a state of the art training facility in the Tees Valley.
The Convict Crew from Oz was cooking with gas when they dreamed this one up.
If he starts to get that kind of ratio HERE he's really cooking with gas.
Unsurprisingly Sian Philpot, sales manager at Brisco Gas in Swansea, is enthusiastic about cooking with gas.
12 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to results, the majority of professional chefs agree that cooking with gas, whether propane or natural gas, is the best option.
And her plans will really be cooking with gas once she finishes her NES course in a few days time.
Your pals will be cooking with gas in a rainbow apron with matching oven mitt and quilted potholder ($17.
Yesterday, optimism was cooking with gas (possibly with some of CNX's natural gas) in the options pits.
Cooking with gas Craig, second right, rides to glory in the Scottish Open at Armadale this summer
It takes something special to win this with over 11st too, so we are already cooking with gas around six qualifiers.
North Wales Fire and Rescue Service staff appealed to people to take great care when cooking with gas canisters.