Tilsit


Til·sit

noun \ˈtil-sət\

Definition of TILSIT

:  a semisoft porous light yellow cheese with a flavor that ranges from mild to sharp

Variants of TILSIT

Til·sit also Til·sit·er \-sə-tər\

Origin of TILSIT

German Tilsiter, from Tilsit (now Sovetsk, Russia)
First Known Use: circa 1932

Tilsit

geographical name

Definition of TILSIT

— see sovetsk

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