Definitions for cheesetʃiz
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a solid food prepared from the pressed curd of milk
tall mallow, high mallow, cheese, cheeseflower, Malva sylvestris(verb)
erect or decumbent Old World perennial with axillary clusters of rosy-purple flowers; introduced in United States
used in the imperative (get away, or stop it)
wind onto a cheese
"cheese the yarn"
To stop; to refrain from.
To anger or irritate someone, usually in combination with "off".
All this waiting around is really cheesing me off.
To use an unsporting tactic; to repeatedly use an attack which is overpowered or difficult to counter
And this douchebag decided, "I'm going to cheese because that's all I can do in life."
To use an unconventional, all-in strategy to take one's opponent by surprise early in the game (especially for real-time strategy games)
It's not every day you can see someone defend a cheese maneuver with a planetary fortress and win the game without using a single unit.
Origin: Probably from چيز.
the curd of milk, coagulated usually with rennet, separated from the whey, and pressed into a solid mass in a hoop or mold
a mass of pomace, or ground apples, pressed together in the form of a cheese
the flat, circular, mucilaginous fruit of the dwarf mallow (Malva rotundifolia)
a low courtesy; -- so called on account of the cheese form assumed by a woman's dress when she stoops after extending the skirts by a rapid gyration
Origin: [OE. chese, AS. cse, fr. L. caseus, LL. casius. Cf. Casein.]
Cheese is a food derived from milk, produced in a wide range of flavors, textures, and forms. It consists of proteins and fat from milk, usually the milk of cows, buffalo, goats, or sheep. It is produced by coagulation of the milk protein casein. Typically, the milk is acidified and addition of the enzyme rennet causes coagulation. The solids are separated and pressed into final form. Some cheeses have molds on the rind or throughout. Most cheeses melt at cooking temperature. Hundreds of types of cheese from various countries are produced. Their styles, textures and flavors depend on the origin of the milk, whether they have been pasteurized, the butterfat content, the bacteria and mold, the processing, and aging. Herbs, spices, or wood smoke may be used as flavoring agents. The yellow to red color of many cheeses, such as Red Leicester, is produced by adding annatto. For a few cheeses, the milk is curdled by adding acids such as vinegar or lemon juice. Most cheeses are acidified to a lesser degree by bacteria, which turn milk sugars into lactic acid, then the addition of rennet completes the curdling. Vegetarian alternatives to rennet are available; most are produced by fermentation of the fungus Mucor miehei, but others have been extracted from various species of the Cynara thistle family.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A nutritious food consisting primarily of the curd or the semisolid substance formed when milk coagulates.
Cheese is a food made from milk, produced in a wide range of flavors, textures, and forms.
Cheese is created in a variety of ways, flavours, textures and forms.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'cheese' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4084
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'cheese' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1627
Rank popularity for the word 'cheese' in Nouns Frequency: #1395
Translations for cheese
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- ፎርማጆ, አይብAmharic
- جبنة, جبنArabic
- кашкавал, сиренеBulgarian
- formaj, keuzBreton
- formatgeCatalan, Valencian
- casgiu, furmagliuCorsican
- love, prachy, sýr, chechtákyCzech
- сꙑръOld Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
- notsi babla, notsi kpẽkeEwe
- juusto, hilloFinnish
- fric, fromageFrench
- tsiisWestern Frisian
- càiseScottish Gaelic
- cacio, grana, formaggioItalian
- チーズ, 乾酪Japanese
- ірімшік, сырKazakh
- immussuaqKalaallisut, Greenlandic
- 치이즈, 치즈Korean
- formaticum, caseusLatin
- KéisLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- ostNorwegian Nynorsk
- géesoNavajo, Navaho
- tchiziChichewa, Chewa, Nyanja
- цыхтOssetian, Ossetic
- ਪਨੀਰPanjabi, Punjabi
- پوڅه, خيدكPashto, Pushto
- grana, bufunfa, queijoPortuguese
- chaschiel, caschiel, chaschölRomansh
- brânză, caș, cașcavalRomanian
- сыр, творогRussian
- сир, sirSerbo-Croatian
- චීස්Sinhala, Sinhalese
- jiss, farmaajoSomali
- kase, dikase, ditjhese, tjheseSouthern Sotho
- jibini, chiziSwahili
- tshise, kaseTswana
- siisiTonga (Tonga Islands)
- پىشلاقUyghur, Uighur
- pishloq, sirUzbek
- phô ma, phó mát, phô maiVietnamese
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