cheesemonger
[ cheez-muhng-ger, cheez‐mong‐ger ]
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Part of Speech noun
Origin + Etymology
Middle English chesemangere, chesemonger (in Anglo-French & Latin contexts), from chese CHEESE + mangere, monger MONGER
Synonyms
  • dealer
  • trader
  • cheese expert
Antonyms
  • butcher
Definition
a merchant who sells cheese and other dairy products
Example
Claude was the local cheesemonger and everyone loved going to his shop for specialty products.
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