- a transverse section cut from an ingot, as for making into a tire.
- an ingot or billet made into a convex, circular form by blows at the ends.
verb (used without object), cheesed, chees·ing.
verb (used with object), cheesed, chees·ing.
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Idioms for cheese
Origin of cheese1
Words nearby cheese
Definition for cheese (2 of 3)
verb (used with object), cheesed, chees·ing.Slang.
Origin of cheese2
Definition for cheese (3 of 3)
- a person or thing that is splendid or first-rate.
- something that is exactly what is wanted or required.
Origin of cheese3
Example sentences from the Web for cheese
Digging back into these old cookbooks is an opportunity to eschew the fatphobic, classist expectations that govern what is “good” and “bad” food and just eat the damn fake cheese.The Joy of Cooking Other People’s ‘Secret Family Recipes’|Amy McCarthy|September 11, 2020|Eater
Every public-health measure to limit the spread of a virus “is like a layer of Swiss cheese,” Blaisdell says.
It’s the stacking of “multiple layers of cheese on top of each other that close those holes,” she says.
We want to end your pain and suffering by offering you some options for precise pizza cutters that can cut through even the thickest layer of cheese.Pizza cutters that will get you the slice of your dreams|PopSci Commerce Team|September 2, 2020|Popular Science
“Every public health layer is like a layer of Swiss cheese with a hole in it,” Blaisdell says.How four summer camps in Maine prevented COVID-19 outbreaks|Erin Garcia de Jesus|August 28, 2020|Science News
Mixing meat and dairy is a kosher rule-breaker, so they switched the cheese for potatoes.
Before serving, bake the cheese packages, combine the salad and vinaigrette, and serve.
I remember them coming over all adorable with mac and cheese, collard greens, fried chicken.All Eyes on Anjelica Huston: The Legendary Actress on Love, Abuse, and Jack Nicholson|Alex Suskind|November 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Players stopped downing chili dogs or cheese fries before games.College Football Fattens Players Up and Then Abandons Them|Evin Demirel|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even more damnably, Mother Courage has the chance to save her son Swiss Cheese from the firing squad by paying a ransom.
The manchets and cheese, and fine ale, of Magdalen College are well known.
All day of the 11th they pushed on, with a small store of crackers and cheese as their only food.Historic Tales, Vol. 1 (of 15)|Charles Morris
These bear appropriate trade names and form a very attractive addition to our varieties of cheese.The Book of Cheese|Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
The ploughboy understood them very well, for to have only a hunch of bread and little or no cheese was often his own case.Round About a Great Estate|Richard Jefferies
The larv (fig. 98) are the well-known cheese skippers, which sometimes occur in great abundance on certain kinds of cheese.Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley
British Dictionary definitions for cheese (1 of 2)
Word Origin for cheese
British Dictionary definitions for cheese (2 of 2)
Word Origin for cheese
Idioms and Phrases with cheese
In addition to the idioms beginning with cheese
- cheesed off
- cheese it
- big cheese