[ shev-ruh, shev; French she-vruh ]
/ ˈʃɛv rə, ʃɛv; French ˈʃɛ vrə /
any cheese made from goat's milk.
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Also chev·ret [shuh-vrey]. /ʃəˈvreɪ/.
Origin of chèvre
goat. See chevon
Words nearby chèvre
, Cheviot Hills
, Chevra Kadisha
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023
How to use chèvre in a sentence
Send gouda, cheddar, chèvre, Stilton and more to the dairy lover in your life with this monthly delivery service from Murray’s.
The redoubts were protected with chevre du frieze and trip-wires were stretched along the front of the works.
On the frieze, under some figures bearing festoons, we find this motto: tant grate chevre que mal giste.
British Dictionary definitions for chèvre
any cheese made from goats' milk
Word Origin for chèvre
C20: from French, literally: goat
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