There are 2 main definitions of Gouda in English:

Share this entry

Share this page

Gouda1

Line breaks: Gouda
Pronunciation: /ˈɡaʊdə
 
/
A market town in the Netherlands, just north-east of Rotterdam; population 70,857 (2008).

Definition of Gouda in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

There are 2 main definitions of Gouda in English:

Share this entry

Share this page

Gouda2

Line breaks: Gouda
Pronunciation: /ˈɡaʊdə
 
/

noun

[mass noun]
A flat round cheese with a yellow rind, originally made in Gouda.
Example sentences
  • There's a basic assortment of Dutch cheeses (aged Gouda and traditional blue cheese) and a platter of fritters served with drizzles of anise and vanilla butter.
  • Some semifirm and firm cheeses, like Provolone and some Dutch Gouda, are preserved with a coating of wax.
  • Edam, Gouda, and Friesland cheese all date back to the early Middle Ages.

Definition of Gouda in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?