noun, ched·dar often capitalized \ˈche-dər\

: a type of hard yellow, white, or orange cheese that is smooth

Full Definition of CHEDDAR

:  a hard white, yellow, or orange smooth-textured cheese with a flavor that ranges from mild to strong as the cheese matures —called also cheddar cheese

Origin of CHEDDAR

Cheddar, village in Somersetshire, England
First Known Use: 1646


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