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Meaning of "cheesecloth" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHEESECLOTH

cheesecloth  [ˈtʃiːzˌklɒθ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHEESECLOTH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cheesecloth is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CHEESECLOTH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

cheesecloth

Cheesecloth

Cheesecloth is a loose-woven gauze-like cotton cloth used primarily in cheese making and cooking. Cheesecloth is available in at least seven different grades, from open to extra-fine weave. Grades are distinguished by the number of threads per inch in each direction.

Definition of cheesecloth in the English dictionary

The definition of cheesecloth in the dictionary is a loosely woven cotton cloth formerly used only for wrapping cheese.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHEESECLOTH


backcloth
ˈbækˌklɒθ
breechcloth
ˈbriːtʃˌklɒθ
broadcloth
ˈbrɔːdˌklɒθ
crumbcloth
ˈkrʌmˌklɒθ
dishcloth
ˈdɪʃˌklɒθ
dustcloth
ˈdʌstˌklɒθ
footcloth
ˈfʊtˌklɒθ
haircloth
ˈhɛəˌklɒθ
hammercloth
ˈhæmərˌklɒθ
headcloth
ˈhedˌklɒθ
loincloth
ˈlɔɪnˌklɒθ
longcloth
ˈlɒŋˌklɒθ
neckcloth
ˈnɛkˌklɒθ
oilcloth
ˈɔɪlˌklɒθ
sackcloth
ˈsækˌklɒθ
saddlecloth
ˈsædəlˌklɒθ
sailcloth
ˈseɪlˌklɒθ
tablecloth
ˈteɪbəlˌklɒθ
waistcloth
ˈweɪstˌklɒθ
washcloth
ˈwɒʃˌklɒθ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHEESECLOTH

cheese dish
cheese grater
cheese mite
cheese skipper
cheese straw
cheese wire
cheese-head
cheeseboard
cheeseburger
cheesecake
cheesed off
cheesehopper
cheesemonger
cheeseparer
cheeseparing
cheesepress
cheesesteak
cheesetaster
cheesevat
cheesewood

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHEESECLOTH

altar cloth
American cloth
bark cloth
cloth
covert cloth
drop cloth
drying-up cloth
emery cloth
face cloth
facecloth
floorcloth
grass cloth
ground cloth
kente cloth
melton cloth
out of whole cloth
sloth
sponge cloth
tea cloth
the cloth
wire cloth

Synonyms and antonyms of cheesecloth in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cheesecloth» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHEESECLOTH

Find out the translation of cheesecloth to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cheesecloth from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cheesecloth» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

棉布
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

estopilla
570 millions of speakers

English

cheesecloth
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जाली
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القماش القطني
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

марля
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

gaze
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পনির বাঁধার জন্য জালিকাপড়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

étamine
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Cheesecloth
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gaze
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

チーズクロス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

투박한
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cheesecloth
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

vải mỏng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

cheesecloth
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चीजक्लॉथ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tülbent
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

buratto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

gazę
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

марля
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

tifon
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τουλπάνι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kaasdoek
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ostduk
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

cheesecloth
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cheesecloth

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHEESECLOTH»

The term «cheesecloth» is regularly used and occupies the 96.885 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHEESECLOTH» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cheesecloth

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHEESECLOTH»

Discover the use of cheesecloth in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cheesecloth and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Blue Ribbon Preserves: Secrets to Award-Winning Jams, ...
Another method of straining the juice from the fruit is to line the sieve with the 2 layers of fine- meshed, damp cheesecloth, but leave several extra inches of the fabric overhanging the edges of the sieve. Spoon the fruit and juice into the sieve.
Linda J. Amendt, 2001
2
Cheesecloth
Based on her philosophy that everybody on the planet is interesting for no more than 10 minutes, these 10 stories take both superficial snapshots and deep, unconvincing looks at a variety of characters who, while they may be crazy as ...
Pru Sowers, 2006
3
The Complete Guide to Making Cheese, Butter, and Yogurt at ...
you will want to use the professional-grade cheesecloth available through cheese-making supply houses. The recipes in the book will let you know what kind of cheesecloth you should be using and how to use it. You will have to use a double ...
Richard Helweg, 2010
4
Quilt Your Favorite Photos
Add the Water Splash 1 Using a single layer of cheesecloth, freehand cut a piece approximately 2" wide by the length of the ship bottom. 2 Using your fingers, gently stretch and skew the cheesecloth into an irregular shape, being careful not to ...
Betty Alofs, 2006
5
Alternative Heater Fires: A Critical Review of Safety Issues
And there could be no ignition of the plywood, the cheesecloth, or the kerosene. More recently, a series of improvements have been made. When the heater tips over, there must be a minimum spacing of one inch between the floor and all ...
US Fire Administration
6
A Ghostly Good Time: The Family Halloween Handbook
DIRECTIONS: Break cheesecloth into three groups; dye cheesecloth in three colors. Pull cheesecloth apart into thin strips and cut into assorted lengths. Lay the cheesecloth out across the pajamas arms, shoulders, neck and pants' waist, and ...
Woman's Day, 2008
7
Beautifully Embellished Landscapes: 125 Tips & Techniques to ...
Cheesecloth Waterfall This waterfall sample was created using cheesecloth on a fabric mountain background. 1. Fold 2 layers of cheesecloth together, placing the raw edges toward the center back. 2. Mold the cheesecloth into a pleasing ...
Joyce Becker, 2010
8
A Workshop with Velda Newman: Adding Dimension to Your Quilts
Cheesecloth can give a piece great texture and visual appeal. It can be manipulated in so many ways and the results are always interesting. I am constantly asked about the cheesecloth texture in my classes and no one believes me when I tell ...
Velda Newman, 2002
9
Wild Fermentation: The Flavor, Nutrition, and Craft of ...
The only special equipment that you need for cheesemaking is cheesecloth. Check in fabric stores, because cheesecloth by the yard is cheaper than the small packages you can buy in supermarkets. In the cloth store in the small town nearest ...
Sandor Ellix Katz, 2008
10
Mastering Artisan Cheesemaking: The Ultimate Guide for ...
The plastic forms come in four basic types: those meant to be used with cheesecloth and pressure; basket-type forms for ladled, unpressed curd; microperforated forms with many tiny holes to simulate the effect of cheesecloth; and Kadova-type ...
Gianaclis Caldwell, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHEESECLOTH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cheesecloth is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Pressure Cooker Beef Pho
Strain the broth into a pot through a mesh strainer lined with cheesecloth or muslin. Discard the remaining solids. (At this point, the broth and beef can be cooled ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
2
Pick a peck of blueberries in and around Asheville
Line the sieve with cheesecloth and strain out finer particles. Return juice to saucepan. Bring to a boil; reduce heat. Simmer, watching closely ... «Asheville Citizen-Times, Jul 15»
3
Book Review: Mastering Basic Cheesemaking The Fun and …
Making your own cheese. Think about for a moment — romantic right? Visions of unwrapping a cheesecloth — swathed bundle revealing that ... «Mother Earth News, Jul 15»
4
Mychal Wilmes: Gooseberry jam is sour and sweet
Throw away the cobs and strain the remaining liquid through cheesecloth. The remaining liquid should measure about three cups. Add 1 box of ... «Post-Bulletin, Jul 15»
5
The Coffee Chronicles: One Girl's Mission for the Healthiest Cup …
... (that'll only result in a weak, bitter taste), you can make your own cold-brewed coffee with just a gallon jug and some filters or a cheesecloth. «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
6
Karagarga and the vulnerability of obscure films
... burned-in Spanish subtitles, taped from an old TV broadcast that looks like it was strained through cheesecloth. This unsightly special edition, ... «National Post, Jul 15»
7
A drag queen's final tribute to the grandmother who loved and …
The trio of paid mourners fussed over her grandfather's body on the kitchen table, covering it with cheesecloth to keep the flies away. «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»
8
4 great recipes for summer entertaining
Strain through a fine sieve or cheesecloth and serve over ice in chilled tumblers garnished with a chunk of watermelon. Add an optional spring ... «Cal Coast News, Jul 15»
9
Soybeans: What can youth learn from them?
Some of the supplies needed would include dry organic soybeans, water, salt, a blender or food processor, cotton flour bags, cheesecloth, ... «Michigan State University Extension, Jul 15»
10
'Jamming' at the Vernon Valley Farm
Mulberries were squished in a food mill, strained in a cheesecloth, combining the juice with sugar and pectin, then hot water processed and ... «NorthJersey.com, Jul 15»

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