cheeseboard
cheeseboard \cheeseboard\ n. a board on which cheeses are served.

Syn: cheese tray. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • cheeseboard — UK [ˈtʃiːzˌbɔː(r)d] / US [ˈtʃɪzˌbɔrd] noun [countable] Word forms cheeseboard : singular cheeseboard plural cheeseboards 1) a board used for serving or cutting cheese 2) a number of different cheeses served in a restaurant as part of a meal …   English dictionary

  • cheeseboard — noun A board used for serving cheeses. Sir Terence, who has been complimentary about the food throughout the meal, suddenly erupts: Oh, not grapes on the cheeseboard! Ive always thought grapes with cheese is deeply suburban. mdash; Lynn Barber,… …   Wiktionary

  • cheeseboard — cheese|board [ˈtʃi:zbo:d US bo:rd] n 1.) a board used to cut cheese on 2.) a variety of cheeses that are served at the end of a meal ▪ The meal was finished with the cheeseboard and a dish of fruit …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cheeseboard — [[t]tʃi͟ːzbɔː(r)d[/t]] cheeseboards also cheese board N COUNT: usu sing A cheeseboard is a board from which cheese is served at a meal …   English dictionary

  • cheeseboard — /cheez bawrd , bohrd /, n. 1. a tray or platter for serving a variety of cheeses. 2. a selection of cheeses provided, as before or after a meal. Also called cheese tray. [1935 40; CHEESE1 + BOARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • cheeseboard — cheese|board [ tʃiz,bɔrd ] noun count 1. ) a board used for serving or cutting cheese 2. ) MAINLY BRITISH a number of different cheeses served in a restaurant as part of a meal …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cheeseboard — n. cheese formed into a round shape …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cheeseboard — noun 1》 a board on which cheese is served and cut. 2》 a selection of cheeses served as a course of a meal …   English new terms dictionary

  • cheeseboard — noun (C) 1 a board used to cut cheese on 2 a board used for serving a variety of cheeses …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • cheeseboard — n. 1 a board from which cheese is served. 2 a selection of cheeses …   Useful english dictionary

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