chessel

/ (ˈtʃɛsəl) /


noun
  1. a mould used in cheese-making

Origin of chessel

1
C18: probably from cheese 1 + well ²

Words Nearby chessel

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How to use chessel in a sentence

  • And she left the old fop to go and speak with Madame de chessel, a countess from the provinces, who seemed about to take leave.

    Bureaucracy | Honore de Balzac
  • Monsieur de chessel told the truth; but the accident seemed so forced that Madame de Mortsauf distrusted us.

    The Lily of the Valley | Honore de Balzac
  • This time Monsieur de chessel thought her in earnest, and gave me a congratulatory look.

    The Lily of the Valley | Honore de Balzac
  • I had not as yet said a word, and Monsieur de chessel may have attributed my silence to happiness.

    The Lily of the Valley | Honore de Balzac
  • Ambitious of higher flights Monsieur de chessel endeavored to smother the original Durand.

    The Lily of the Valley | Honore de Balzac