Examples of cheesy in a Sentence
cheesy plastic knickknacks lined the fireplace mantel
a cheesy watch that he bought from a sidewalk vendor preying on tourists
Recent Examples of cheesy from the Web
From the dense and cheesy comfort of deep dish pies to the rarified pleasures of thin crisp Neapolitan pizza, there's a style and execution that's favorite to almost every taste.
Specials include Old Bay marinated shrimp with cheesy grits, butter sauce and cilantro, and prices range from $14 to $18.
These were fluffy, buttery and cheesy and knocked me blissfully off my carb-fearing South Beach Diet.
Which is where my obsession with all things creamy and cheesy came from: Rich, full-fat dairy intensely and simultaneously elicited feelings of profound, unrequited pleasure and deep, deep shame.
Creamy and savory, cheesy grits are a Southern staple at all times of day, but these grits studded with meaty morel mushrooms are an outstanding brunch dish.
The cheesy pose is on the front of a mailer from Breed’s campaign for mayor, and its point is to appeal to LGBT voters.
Christmas isn’t the only time of year when people want to snuggle up on the couch and watch cheesy-but-fun romantic comedies.
In a spectacularly cheesy gesture, the European Union has forbidden American dairy farmers from marketing their goods under names like Asiago, Parmesan and feta.
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CHEESY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cheesy for English Language Learners
: resembling cheese; especially : looking or smelling like cheese
: containing cheese
: of poor quality : lacking style or good taste
CHEESY Defined for Kids
Definition of cheesy for Students
- a cheesy texture
- a cheesy sauce
- We laughed while watching the old science fiction movie because of its lousy acting and cheesy sets.
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