Synonyms for Cooking:

adj.

being cooked (adjective)
sizzling, toasting, simmering, heating, stewing, baking, roasting, steaming, frying, broiling, grilling, boiling.
in preparation (adjective)
happening, Begun.

n.

dish, sustenance, foodstuff, sizzling, Groceries, food, nourishment, fare, nutrition, steaming, meal. Begun, happening, cordon bleu, culinary, foodie, cook, Betty Crocker, chef. cooking (noun)
cookery, preparation.
food (noun)
cookery, food.
heating (noun)
heating, steaming.

v.

heating (verb)
toasting, Searing, burning, scorching, boiling, scalding, poaching, Parboiling, heating, simmering, braising, stewing, grilling, singing, roasting, baking, firing, Charring, warming, frying, Parching, barbecuing, sweltering, broiling.

Other synonyms:

chef, foodie, foodstuff, sustenance, Betty Crocker, culinary, nutrition, cordon bleu, steaming, Groceries, nourishment. dish, meal, cook. fare. nourishment
food.
Other relevant words:
sizzling, fare, dish, cookery, culinary, steaming, food, cook, nutrition, foodstuff, preparation, chef, happening, foodie, nourishment, Groceries.

Usage examples for cooking

  1. This room at one time perhaps had been a real kitchen, where cooking was done. – Abroad with the Jimmies by Lilian Bell
  2. Nobody knew why she ran about in this way, for there was nothing cooking in the kitchen, and nothing to bring out, but she always did so; and when, sometimes, her husband would say, " Do sit still, and eat something," then she seemed more hurried than ever, and said she had no time to sit still, there were so many things to be looked after. – Rico And Wiseli Rico And Stineli, And How Wiseli Was Provided For by Johanna Spyri
  3. Good cooking has to be learned, I said, and this picture makes me think of the first fish I had to cook, and what a foolish girl I had. – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various