What's cooking?

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what's cooking

What's going on? What's happening? ("Cooking" is often colloquially shortened to "cookin'.) So what's cooking these days? How have you been? Hey, what's cookin', everyone?
See also: cook
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What's cooking?

Inf. What is happening?; How are you? Bob: Hi, Fred! What's cooking? Fred: How are you doing, Bob? Bob: Hi, Fred! What's cooking? Bill: Nothing. Anything happening with you?
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what’s ˈcooking?

(informal) what is being done or planned: What’s cooking in here? You all look very guilty!
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What’s cooking?

interrog. What is happening?; What’s about to happen? What’s cooking? Anything interesting?
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What's cooking? Elderflower ice cream cones (left) and spicy lamb meatballs, vegetable samosas, chicken tikka bites and onion bhajis
What's cooking? Elderflower ice cream cones, left, and spicy lamb meatballs, vegetable samosas, chicken tikka bites and onion bhajis
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