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cheese·cake

 (chēz′kāk′)
n.
1. A cake made of sweetened cottage cheese or cream cheese, eggs, milk, sugar, and flavorings.
2. Informal
a. Images, especially photographs, of sexually attractive, scantily attired women.
b. The women depicted in such images.
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cheesecake

(ˈtʃiːzˌkeɪk)
n
1. (Cookery) a rich tart with a biscuit base, filled with a mixture of cream cheese, cream, sugar, and often sultanas, sometimes having a fruit topping
2. slang women displayed for their sex appeal, as in photographs in magazines, newspapers, or films. Compare beefcake
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cheese•cake

(ˈtʃizˌkeɪk)

n.
1. a cake with a firm custardlike texture made with sweetened cream cheese, cottage cheese, or the like.
2. Informal. photographs of scantily clothed attractive women.
[1400–50]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cheesecake - made with sweetened cream cheese and eggs and cream baked in a crumb crustcheesecake - made with sweetened cream cheese and eggs and cream baked in a crumb crust
cake - baked goods made from or based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
2.cheesecake - a photograph of an attractive woman in minimal attire
photo, photograph, pic, exposure, picture - a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material
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Translations
فَطيرَةُ جِبْنَه
tvarohový koláč
ostekage
túróslepény
ostakaka
tvarohový koláč
peynirli kek

cheesecake

[ˈtʃiːzkeɪk] Ntarta f or (LAm) pay m de queso (fig) fotos, dibujos etc de chicas atractivas en traje o actitud incitante
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

cheesecake

[ˈtʃiːzkeɪk] ncheesecake mcheesed off [ˌtʃiːzdˈɒf] adj (British) to be cheesed off by sth → en avoir marre de qch
to get cheesed off with sth → en avoir marre de qchcheese grater nrâpe f à fromage
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

cheese

(tʃiːz) noun
(any type of) a food prepared from the curd of milk and usually pressed into a mass or shape. Cheese is full of protein.
ˈcheesecake noun
a type of sweet food made with cheese etc.
cheesed off
bored.
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References in classic literature ?
Tulliver's cheesecakes were more exquisitely light than usual.
Every housewife who had once "bought at Freely's" felt a secret joy when she detected a similar perversion in her neighbour's practice, and soon only two or three old-fashioned mistresses of families held out in the protest against the growing demoralization, saying to their neighbours who came to sup with them, "I can't offer you Freely's beef, or Freely's cheesecakes; everything in our house is home-made; I'm afraid you'll hardly have any appetite for our plain pastry." The doctor, whose cook was not satisfactory, the curate, who kept no cook, and the mining agent, who was a great bon vivant, even began to rely on Freely for the greater part of their dinner, when they wished to give an entertainment of some brilliancy.
She also points out it helps the cheesecake set overnight in the fridge, something non-baked cheesecakes fail at sometimes.
In addition, this new restaurant will offer over 250 menu selections, including SkinnyLicious dishes with 590 calories or less and Saturday and Sunday Brunch, handmade, in-house with fresh ingredients, as well as over 50 signature cheesecakes and desserts.
Eileen's Special Cheesecakes: Use code (http://www.eileenscheesecake.com/) CHEESECAKEDAY on Monday to receive $5.00 off shipping on all orders. Plus, any orders placed inside the NYC store will be 50 percent off.
Owner Denise Waring said: "I've always had this idea in my head as I have a huge sweet tooth and thought it would be a great idea to order slices of cakes or cheesecakes to be delivered just like any other take away service.
SUMPTUOUS cheesecakes that have taken diners not only in Nuneaton but across the country by storm are now up for a national street food award.
Brothers Tony and Ash Jackson were inspired to take their mouth-watering array of cheesecakes out on the road after they were such a huge hit on the menu at The Whitestone restaurant -- and so Urban Cheesecake was born.
Guests loved The Cheesecake Factory's extensive menu, distinctive decor and a mouth-watering choice of more than 30 signature cheesecakes and desserts.
7 To serve, remove the cheesecakes from the rings, place some apple batons on top of each cheesecake and add a scoop of ice cream on the side.
The cheesecakes come in individual portions (85g) so you can manage your portion costs and serve in total ease.