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brut

 (bro͞ot)
adj.
Very dry. Used of champagne.

[French, from Old French, rough, from Latin brūtus, heavy; see gwerə- in Indo-European roots.]

brut

(bruːt; French bryt)
adj
(Cookery) (of champagne) not sweet; dry
[C19: from French raw, rough, from Latin brūtus heavy; see brute]

brut

(brut; Fr. brüt)

adj.
(of wine, esp. champagne) very dry.
[1890–95; < French: (more generally) raw, unprocessed, brutish; see brute]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.brut - (of champagne) extremely dry
dry - (of liquor) having a low residual sugar content because of decomposition of sugar during fermentation; "a dry white burgundy"; "a dry Bordeaux"
References in classic literature ?
In 1155 Geoffrey died, and that year a Frenchman, or Jerseyman rather, named Robert Wace, finished a long poem which he called Li Romans de Brut or the Romances of Brutus.
The fact that he wrote in English shows that, for Layamon's Brut is the first book written in English after the Conquest.
If you opened a book of Layamon's Brut you would, I fear, not be able to read it.
Layamon wrote his Brut more than a hundred years after the coming of the Normans, and although his poem is in the main alliterative, sometimes he has rhyming lines such as "mochel dal heo iwesten: mid harmen pen mesten," that is:--
Sainsbury's TASTE THE DIFFERENCE BRUT CHAMPAGNE currently reduced to PS16.
are until CHAMPAGNE GIMONNET PREMIER CRU BRUT, currently reduced to PS25 from PS32.
So&nbsp;don't hesitate to send your fellow bubbly lovers a bottle of their just launched Enchanted Vine bottle, which holds the Brut Reserve or Brut Rose, perfect for any holiday gathering.
FOR blokes in the 1970s and 80s, there was something wrong if they didn't go for a night out stinking of Brut.
Domaine Carneros by Taittinger 2012 Brut (Carneros; $35).
Tesco Cava Brut is a decent option if you're broke.
L'offre mondiale de petrole brut devrait rester excedentaire pendant au moins les six premiers mois de 2017, en raison a la fois d'un net ralentissement de la croissance de la demande, de stocks en forte hausse et d'une augmentation de la production, a estime le rapport mensuel de l'agence qui coordonne les politiques energetiques des grandes puissances economiques.
Le cru 2015 met deja le PDG de Delice Holding en pool-position, avec un salaire brut mensuel de plus de 294 mille DT (3,5 MDT/an en brut et pour toutes les societes du groupe donnant 9,8 mille DT en brut par jour), suivi de celui de la SFBT avec un salaire mensuel brut depassant les 114 mille DT.