Definition of


  1. (noun, substance) the serum or watery part of milk that is separated from the curd in making cheese
  2. (noun, food) watery part of milk produced when raw milk sours and coagulates

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Synonyms of Whey

milk whey

Alternate forms of Whey

Hypernyms: blood serum, dairy product, serum

Origin of the word Whey

  1. O.E. hw?g "whey," from P.Gmc. *khwaja- (cf. M.Du. wey, Du. wei), of unknown origin. more

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