Meaning of “blue cheese” in the English Dictionary

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"blue cheese" in British English

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blue cheesenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌbluː ˈtʃiːz/ us /ˌbluː ˈtʃiːz/

Examples from literature

  • Crumble over the salad some Blue cheese and toss everything thoroughly, with plenty of French dressing. 

(Definition of “blue cheese” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"blue cheese" in American English

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blue cheesenoun [ U ]

/ˈblu ˈtʃiz/

a cheese with a strong flavor that has some blue spots within it

(Definition of “blue cheese” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)