macaroni and cheese

[ mak-uh-roh-neeuhnd cheez ]

  1. a dish of pasta and cheese sauce, traditionally using macaroni and cheddar, baked in a casserole or sometimes cooked on a stovetop.

Origin of macaroni and cheese

First recorded in 1845–50
  • Also called mac and cheese, mac n cheese [makuhn cheez], /ˈmæk ən ˈtʃiz/, mac .

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