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English noun: cheese

1. cheese (food) a solid food prepared from the pressed curd of milk

Broader (hypernym)dairy product, food, solid food

Narrower (hyponym)American cheese, Armerican cheddar, bleu, blue cheese, brick cheese, Brie, Camembert, cheddar, cheddar cheese, Cheshire cheese, chevre, cottage cheese, cream cheese, double Gloucester, Edam, farm cheese, farmer's cheese, goat cheese, Gouda, Gouda cheese, grated cheese, hand cheese, Liederkranz, Limburger, mozzarella, Muenster, Parmesan, pot cheese, process cheese, processed cheese, quark, quark cheese, ricotta, string cheese, Swiss cheese, triple cream, triple creme, Velveeta

Part holonymcheese rind

Substance holonymcurd

2. cheese (plant) erect or decumbent Old World perennial with axillary clusters of rosy-purple flowers; introduced in United States

Synonymscheeseflower, high mallow, Malva sylvestris, tall mallow

Broader (hypernym)mallow

Member meronymgenus Malva, Malva

English verb: cheese

1. cheese (stative) used in the imperative (get away, or stop it)

SamplesCheese it!.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)cease, discontinue, give up, lay off, quit, stop

2. cheese (contact) wind onto a cheese

SamplesCheese the yarn.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)spool

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