Meaning of CHEESE in English

CHEESE

transcription, транскрипция: [ tʃi:z ]

( cheeses)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

1.

Cheese is a solid food made from milk. It is usually white or yellow.

...bread and cheese.

...cheese sauce...

He cut the mould off a piece of cheese.

...delicious French cheeses.

N-MASS

see also cottage cheese , cream cheese , goat cheese , macaroni cheese

2.

as different as chalk and cheese: see chalk

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