cheese grater definition, cheese grater meaning | English dictionary




1    the curd of milk separated from the whey and variously prepared as a food  
2    a mass or complete cake of this substance  
3    any of various substances of similar consistency, etc.  
lemon cheese     
4    big cheese  
Slang   an important person  
5    as alike (or different) as chalk and cheese      See       chalk       6  
     (Old English cese, from Latin caseus cheese; related to Old Saxon kasi)  
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