cheesemonger

[cheez-muhng-ger, ‐mong‐]
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noun

a merchant who sells cheese and other dairy products.

Nearby words

  1. cheesecake,
  2. cheesecloth,
  3. cheesed,
  4. cheesed off,
  5. cheesemaker,
  6. cheeseparing,
  7. cheesesteak,
  8. cheesewood,
  9. cheesy,
  10. cheetah

Origin of cheesemonger

First recorded in 1500–50; cheese1 + monger

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British Dictionary definitions for cheesemonger

cheesemonger

noun

a person dealing in cheese, butter, etc
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