Dictionary

Monterey Jack

noun

Definition of MONTEREY JACK

:  a semisoft whole-milk cheese with high moisture content

Origin of MONTEREY JACK

David Jack or Jacks †1907 California landowner
First Known Use: 1940

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Monterey pinePrevious Word in the Dictionary: Monterey cypressAll Words Near: Monterey Jack
July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears