cheesecake Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “cheesecake” in the English Dictionary

"cheesecake" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈtʃiːz.keɪk/

cheesecake noun (FOOD)

[C or U] a ​cake made from a ​layer of ​biscuit, or a ​sweetpastrybase, ​covered with ​softcheese, ​eggs, ​sugar, and sometimes ​fruit: lemon/​almond cheesecake

cheesecake noun (WOMEN)

[U] mainly US old-fashioned slang photographs of ​sexuallyattractiveyoung women ​wearing very few ​clothes, or the women who ​appear in such ​photographs
(Definition of cheesecake from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cheesecake" in American English

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cheesecakenoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈtʃizˌkeɪk/
a ​cake made from a ​sweetpastrybasecovered with a ​mixture of ​softcheese, ​eggs, ​sugar, and sometimes ​fruit: [U] I like ​strawberry cheesecake.
(Definition of cheesecake from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cheesecake”
in Chinese (Simplified) 食品, 奶酪蛋糕…
in Turkish peynirli kek/pasta…
in Russian творожный пирог…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食品, 起司蛋糕…
in Polish sernik…
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