Turophile meaning

to͝or'ə-fīl', tyo͝or'-
A lover of cheese.
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A gourmet/connoisseur of cheese.
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Origin of turophile

  • Greek tūros cheese teuə- in Indo-European roots –phile
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Modern coinage; attested since 1930s. Popularized by Clifton Fadiman on American TV quiz show Information Please in 1952.
    From Wiktionary
  • From Ancient Greek τυρός (turos, “cheese") +"Ž -phile.
    From Wiktionary