goat cheese

noun
|Updated on: 15 Jun 2018

Definition of goat cheese

: any of various cheeses made from goat's milk

Recent Examples of goat cheese from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'goat cheese.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of goat cheese

before 12th century

in the meaning defined above

See Words from the same year
NEW! Time Traveler

GOAT CHEESE Defined for English Language Learners

goat cheese

Definition of goat cheese for English Language Learners

  • : a cheese that is made from goat's milk


Learn More about goat cheese


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up goat cheese? 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

the quality or state of being insatiable

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name More Food!

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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