cheesecake

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From cheese +‎ cake.

NounEdit

cheesecake (countable and uncountable, plural cheesecakes)

  1. (countable and uncountable) A pie made of sweetened and flavoured cottage cheese or cream cheese, eggs and milk on a crunchy base.
    Cheesecake is an especially delicious dessert.
  2. (uncountable) Imagery of one or more scantily clad, sexually attractive young women; pin-ups.
    Synonym: leg art
    Company policy forbids displaying cheesecake in the locker rooms.

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ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English cheesecake.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tʃisˈkeik/, /tʃisˈkɛik/

NounEdit

cheesecake f (invariable)

  1. cheesecake (type of pie)

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PortugueseEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English cheesecake.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ʃisˈkej.ki/, /t͡ʃisˈkejk/, /t͡ʃisˈkej.ki/

NounEdit

cheesecake m (plural cheesecakes)

  1. cheesecake (type of pie)
    Synonym: bolo de queijo

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English cheesecake.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃiskeik/, [ˈt͡ʃis.kei̯k]

NounEdit

cheesecake m (plural cheesecakes)

  1. cheesecake