Definition of Boursin in English:

Boursin

noun

trademark
  • [mass noun] A kind of soft cheese from France.

    • ‘Between the aisles, distinctive mauve shopping baskets emblazoned with a kissing couple identify those customers who are searching for more than their daily pain, vin and Boursin cheese.’
    • ‘A selection of fine cheeses, including Boursin with herb and garlic, Camembert and Louraine was appreciated by everyone.’
    • ‘Her menu promised apple-scented soup and chicken avec Boursin.’
    • ‘You could come in at noon on a Wednesday and get smoked turkey and real Brie or roast beef and Boursin.’
    • ‘It went towards some Boursin, Raclette, and Petit Basque for our presentation on French cheeses two weeks ago.’
    • ‘Add fresh Parmesan cheese or spread with Boursin cheese.’

Origin

French.

Pronunciation:

Boursin

/French buʀsɛ̃//ˈbʊəsã/