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cheese, the

noun phrase

A superior person or thing: She's the real cheese

[1818+; perhaps fr Anglo-Indian slang chiz fr Hindi fr Persian, ''the thing'']


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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