Турецкое произношение çiz ît
/ˈʧēz ət/ /ˈʧiːz ɪt/
Этимология () Unknown, but lexicographer Eric Partridge (1894-1976) speculated that it may be a corruption of cease. In his Vocabulary of the Flash Language, author and former convict James Hardy Vaux (1782-?) defined cheese it as synonymous with stash it and stow it, all meaning to desist or leave off.