noununcountable or countable
- blue cheese say cheese! (Photography)¡sonría ( or sonrían etc)!to cut the cheese (American English) [slang]tirarse or (Colombia) (Mexico) echarse uno [colloquial](before noun) cheese spreadqueso (masculine) cremoso para untarcheese strawspalitos (masculine plural) de quesoExample sentences
- In summer it was normal to live on milk, butter, cheese curds and whey, while in autumn a number of cattle were killed, their beef being salted to eat during the winter.
- To test my theory I've decided to eliminate all food made with cheese, butter or milk from his diet.
- Another common intolerance is to dairy products, including cow's milk, cheese, yoghurt and cream.
transitive verb(British English)
- [colloquial] (usually passive) to be cheesed off
- More people are going down this route because they are cheesed off that they have to pay crazy prices for a bigger property.
- There is a lot of support in the town and they are cheesed off with the arrogance of the Liberal Democrats.
- It's the existence of the rich that cheeses them off.
estar hasta la coronilla [colloquial]I'm really cheesed off with them
me tienen hasta la coronilla [colloquial]
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