limburger limburger

Definition(s):

  • (n) a soft white cheese with a very strong pungent odor and flavor

Usage(s):

  1. The political gains from the action outweigh the possible losses, but it is like limburger cheese: it is good, but it smells.
  2. I'd put some limburger cheese at the bottom of the stairwell.

News

  1. Chanel, UCSB's corpse flower, blooms and causes a big stink

    Chanel, UC Santa Barbara's corpse flower, has finally spread her odiferous wings, broadcasting a stench that smells like a cross between rotting flesh and Limburger cheese. "It's disgusting," said UCSB junior Connor Way, who visited Wednesday morning. "It's pretty nasty."
    on August 1, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. Corpse flower blooms, causes a big stink

    SANTA BARBARA — Chanel, UC Santa Barbara's corpse flower, has finally spread her odiferous wings, broadcasting a stench that smells like a cross between rotting flesh and Limburger cheese. "It's disgusting," said junior Connor Way, who visited Wednesday (July 31) morning. "It's pretty nasty."
    on August 1, 2013     Source: UC Newsroom

Quotes

  1. "Guys would play tricks on him just to watch him get mad," catcher Joe Ginsberg said. "Once, during a game, they put Limburger cheese inside his glove. Every time he slapped [the mitt], the umpire would sniff and ask, 'What is that?'
    on May 6, 2008 By: Joe Ginsberg Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. Oddest Red Carpet Joke: "Brie cheese is alright. It's that limburger cheese that messes you up," said actor Terrence Howard, talking with Seacrest about the smell of feet.
    on Feb 11, 2007 By: Terrence Howard Source: Detroit Free Press

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