Wensleydale

play
noun Wens·ley·dale \ˈwenz-lē-ˌdāl\

Definition of Wensleydale

  1. :  a mild white friable cheese of English origin

Origin and Etymology of wensleydale

from Wensleydale, valley in North Yorkshire


First Known Use: 1896


Learn More about wensleydale


Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

not embarrassed or apologetic

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!