What does cheddar mean?

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ˈtʃɛd ərched·dar

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Cheddar(noun)

    a village in southwestern England where cheddar cheese was first made

  2. cheddar, cheddar cheese, Armerican cheddar, American cheese(noun)

    hard smooth-textured cheese; originally made in Cheddar in southwestern England

Wiktionary

  1. Cheddar(ProperNoun)

    a village in Somerset, England famous for its cheese, and also for its gorge, caves and remains of early man found in them

    Etymology: From Cheddar cheese

  2. Cheddar(ProperNoun)

    Cheddar cheese

    Etymology: From Cheddar cheese

  3. cheddar(Noun)

    A cheese styled after the Cheddar cheese made in Cheddar.

    Etymology: From Cheddar cheese

  4. cheddar(Noun)

    Money; cash.

    Etymology: From Cheddar cheese

  5. cheddar(Verb)

    To cut and press cheese so as to remove the whey and leave drier curds.

    Etymology: From Cheddar cheese

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cheddar(adj)

    of or pertaining to, or made at, Cheddar, in England; as, Cheddar cheese

Freebase

  1. Cheddar

    Cheddar is a large village and civil parish in the Sedgemoor district of the English county of Somerset. It is situated on the southern edge of the Mendip Hills, 9 miles north-west of Wells. The civil parish includes the hamlets of Nyland and Bradley Cross. The village, which has its own parish council, has a population of 5,093 and the parish has an acreage of 8,592 acres as of 1961. Cheddar Gorge, on the northern edge of the village, is the largest gorge in the United Kingdom and includes several show caves including Gough's Cave. The gorge has been a centre of human settlement since Neolithic times, including a Saxon palace. It has a temperate climate and provides a unique geological and biological environment that has been recognised by the designation of several Sites of Special Scientific Interest. It is also the site of several limestone quarries. The village gave its name to Cheddar cheese and has been a centre for strawberry growing, with the crop being transported on the Cheddar Valley line, which closed in the late 1960s but is now a cycle path. It is now a major tourist destination with several cultural and community facilities, including the Cheddar Show Caves Museum.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cheddar

    ched′ar, n. an excellent kind of cheese first made in Somersetshire. [From the village of Cheddar in Somersetshire.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Cheddar

    a village in Somersetshire, on the Mendip Hills, famous for its cheese.

Rap Dictionary

  1. cheddar

    Money You was smiling chi-town stepping but ain't get no cheddar -- Cassidy (The Problem)

Editors Contribution

  1. cheddar

    A type of cheese.

    Cheddar is a popular type of cheese created in various countries around the world.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 5, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cheddar in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cheddar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of cheddar in a Sentence

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    We're going through insane amounts of your block of orange cheddar.

  2. Danielle Josey:

    I kid you not, he says, ‘buffalo chicken wrap from Cheddar’s,’ we whipped around because we all knew what he said.

  3. European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom:

    We are basically tearing down all customs duties immediately on some cheeses like Gouda and cheddar and on wine and there will also be elimination of tariffs for other things that have been very expensive to buy from Japan but also very expensive to export to Japan, shoes, clothes, leather, wood products, etc.

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