A portmanteau of the words cheese and vegan. Cheegans are people who feel compelled to eat responsibly and ethically but are too weak-willed to forgo their love of dairy products.
Heather: I'm starting a new trend called cheegan. It's where you take any vegan recipe and smother it in cheese. It's gonna be the next big thing. Are you in?
by Just a bitch that loves cheese March 21, 2011