Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Camembert

play
noun Cam·em·bert \ˈka-məm-ˌber\

Simple Definition of Camembert

  • : a type of soft yellow cheese from France

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Camembert

  1. :  a soft surface-ripened cheese with a thin grayish-white rind and a yellow interior

Origin of camembert

French, from Camembert, Normandy, France


First Known Use: 1877

Rhymes with camembert


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Camembert? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to defraud especially of money

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image567572573

Which of these is a synonym of unctuous?

oily maudlin angry prompt
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ