string cheese


Definition of string cheese

: cheese formed usually into sticks that can be pulled apart in narrow strips

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Recent Examples on the Web Her examples include an apple and peanut butter, or nuts and string cheese. Kristina Mcguirk, Better Homes & Gardens, "Food Staples Every Dorm Room Needs," 26 June 2020 Lunch bags have an apple, a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, string cheese and fruit. Lily Altavena, azcentral, "How one Phoenix school is keeping kids fed through the COVID-19 pandemic," 16 Mar. 2020 This is like string cheese’s sophisticated cousin, with a nutty, full-bodied flavor that happens to deliver 7 grams of protein per snack-size package. NBC News, "13 high-protein, high-fiber snack ideas," 17 Oct. 2019 Among them: Hot dogs, string cheese, spray cheese and cats toys, such as fuzzy mice, pom poms, and pipe cleaners. Robert Higgs, cleveland, "84 emaciated Chihuahuas rescued from hoarder, stressing resources at Cleveland APL," 27 Sep. 2019 First, purge your fridge and pantry of old, expired foods: forgotten string cheese, stale crackers. Kara Baskin,, "Baked into the start of the school year: Parent angst about packing lunches," 27 Aug. 2019 Other snacks: celery with peanut butter, carrots and hummus, dried kale chips and string cheese. Heloise, Washington Post, "Hints From Heloise: Maintaining your ties," 18 July 2019 The menu includes meals such as ham and cheese sandwiches with carrots and peaches; and bagels, yogurt, and string cheese with carrots and a banana. Johanna Seltz,, "Free summer lunches available to Weymouth kids," 18 June 2019 As kids, Laura taught me how to ride the swings, draw rolling hills, and the 'right way' to properly eat string cheese. Sarah Schreiber, Good Housekeeping, "Boy Tells Preschool Class He'll Marry His Crush — 20 Years Later, They Say "I Do"," 30 June 2017

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First Known Use of string cheese

1974, in the meaning defined above

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“String cheese.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of string cheese

chiefly US : cheese that can be pulled apart in narrow strips

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