Definitions for dairyˈdɛər i
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
dair•yˈdɛər i(n.; adj.)(pl.)dair•ies
(n.)a room, building, or group of buildings where milk and cream are kept and butter and cheese are made.
a company that processes or distributes milk and milk products.
a store that sells milk and milk products.
the business of producing milk, butter, and cheese.
(in the Jewish dietary laws) dairy products, in contrast to meat and meat products.
(adj.)of or pertaining to a dairy or to a farm devoted to the production of milk and milk products.
of or pertaining to milk, cream, butter, cheese, etc.
Origin of dairy:
1250–1300; (OE dǣge bread maker; c. ON deigja; see lady ) +-erie -ery
dairy, dairy farm(noun)
a farm where dairy products are produced
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a farm that makes milk products
***a local organic dairy
relating to milk products
A place, often on a farm, where milk is processed and turned into products such as butter and cheese.
A shop selling dairy products.
(also dairy products or dairy produce) Products produced from milk.
A corner-store, superette or 'mini-mart' of some description.
referring to products produced from milk.
referring to the milk production and processing industries
on food labelling, containing fats only from dairy sources (e.g. dairy ice cream)
Origin: Origin 1250-1300, ( daierie and other forms), from dey + -ery.
the place, room, or house where milk is kept, and converted into butter or cheese
that department of farming which is concerned in the production of milk, and its conversion into butter and cheese
a dairy farm
Translations for dairy
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a shop supplying milk, butter, cheese etc
We bought milk at the dairy.
- مَلْبَنَه، دُكّان ألْبانArabic
- padariaPortuguese (BR)
- das MilchgeschäftGerman
- مغازه لبنیاتیFarsi
- חֲנוּת לְמוּצָרֵי חָלַבHebrew
- डेयरी, दुग्धशालाHindi
- toko susuIndonesian
- 유제품 판매소Korean
- piena veikalsLatvian
- meieri, melkeutsalgNorwegian
- sklep nabiałowyPolish
- مغازه لبنیاتیPersian
- دشيدو، كوچو او پوڅى پلورنځى: هغه ځاى چه هلته له شيدو څخه كوچ، پو څه او نور جوړوى: لبنياتPashto
- mjölkaffär, ostaffärSwedish
- sütçü dükkânıTurkish
- 乳品店Chinese (Trad.)
- شیر خانہ ؛ دودھ ، مکھن ، پنیر وغیرہ فروخت کرنے کی دکانUrdu
- cửa hàng bán bơ sữaVietnamese
- 牛奶及乳品店Chinese (Simp.)
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