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wine

 (wīn)
n.
1.
a. A beverage made of the fermented juice of any of various kinds of grapes, usually containing from 10 to 15 percent alcohol by volume.
b. A beverage made of the fermented juice of any of various other fruits or plants.
2. Something that intoxicates or exhilarates.
3. The color of red wine.
v. wined, win·ing, wines
v.tr.
To provide or entertain with wine.
v.intr.
To drink wine.

[Middle English, from Old English wīn, from Latin vīnum.]

wine

(waɪn)
n
1. (Brewing)
a. an alcoholic drink produced by the fermenting of grapes with water and sugar. vinaceousvinous
b. an alcoholic drink produced in this way from other fruits, flowers, etc: elderberry wine.
2. (Colours)
a. a dark red colour, sometimes with a purplish tinge
b. (as adjective): wine-coloured.
3. anything resembling wine in its intoxicating or invigorating effect
4. (Pharmacology) pharmacol obsolete fermented grape juice containing medicaments
5. (Elements & Compounds) Adam's wine Brit a dialect word for water
6. new wine in old bottles something new added to or imposed upon an old or established order
vb
7. (Brewing) (intr) to drink wine
8. (Cookery) wine and dine to entertain or be entertained with wine and fine food
[Old English wīn, from Latin vīnum; related to Greek oinos, of obscure origin]
ˈwineless adj

wine

(waɪn)

n., adj., v. wined, win•ing. n.
1. the fermented juice of grapes used esp. as a beverage, made in many varieties, as red or white, sweet or dry, and still or sparkling, and containing no more than 14 percent alcohol.
2. the juice, fermented or unfermented, of various other fruits, used esp. as a beverage.
3. a dark reddish color.
4. something that invigorates, cheers, or intoxicates like wine.
adj.
5. dark red in color.
v.t.
6. to supply with wine.
v.i.
7. to drink wine.
Idioms:
wine and dine, to entertain lavishly.
[before 900; Middle English (n.), Old English wīn (c. Old Frisian, Old Saxon, Old High German wīn, Old Norse vīn, Gothic wein) « Latin vīnum (c. Greek oînos)]
wine′less, adj.
win′ish, adj.

Wine


a mania for wine. Also oenomania, oinomania.
an abnormal fear of liquids, especially water and wine.
the science of making wines. Also called viniculture. — oenologist, enologist, oinologist, n.
a form of divination involving observation of the colors and other features of wine.
a mania for wine. Also enomania.
the love of wine; connoisseurship concerning wines. — oenophile, enophile, oinophile, n.
a dislike of or hatred for wine. — oenophobe, enophobe, oinophobe, n.
a cultivator of grape vines; viticulturist.
Rare. the process of gathering or harvesting grapes.
the cultivation of grapes for winemaking. Also called viticulture. — viniculturist, n.vinicultural, adj.
1. the science that studies grapes and their culture.
2. the cultivation of grapes and grapevines. Also called viniculture. — viticulturist, n.viticultural, viticulturist, adj.

wine


Past participle: wined
Gerund: wining

Imperative
wine
wine
Present
I wine
you wine
he/she/it wines
we wine
you wine
they wine
Preterite
I wined
you wined
he/she/it wined
we wined
you wined
they wined
Present Continuous
I am wining
you are wining
he/she/it is wining
we are wining
you are wining
they are wining
Present Perfect
I have wined
you have wined
he/she/it has wined
we have wined
you have wined
they have wined
Past Continuous
I was wining
you were wining
he/she/it was wining
we were wining
you were wining
they were wining
Past Perfect
I had wined
you had wined
he/she/it had wined
we had wined
you had wined
they had wined
Future
I will wine
you will wine
he/she/it will wine
we will wine
you will wine
they will wine
Future Perfect
I will have wined
you will have wined
he/she/it will have wined
we will have wined
you will have wined
they will have wined
Future Continuous
I will be wining
you will be wining
he/she/it will be wining
we will be wining
you will be wining
they will be wining
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been wining
you have been wining
he/she/it has been wining
we have been wining
you have been wining
they have been wining
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been wining
you will have been wining
he/she/it will have been wining
we will have been wining
you will have been wining
they will have been wining
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been wining
you had been wining
he/she/it had been wining
we had been wining
you had been wining
they had been wining
Conditional
I would wine
you would wine
he/she/it would wine
we would wine
you would wine
they would wine
Past Conditional
I would have wined
you would have wined
he/she/it would have wined
we would have wined
you would have wined
they would have wined
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wine - fermented juice (of grapes especially)wine - fermented juice (of grapes especially)
grape - any of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins; grow in clusters
alcohol, alcoholic beverage, alcoholic drink, inebriant, intoxicant - a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent; "alcohol (or drink) ruined him"
vintage - a season's yield of wine from a vineyard
red wine - wine having a red color derived from skins of dark-colored grapes
white wine - pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation
blush wine, pink wine, rose wine, rose - pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
altar wine, sacramental wine - used in a communion service
sparkling wine - effervescent wine
Burgundy wine, Burgundy - red table wine from the Burgundy region of France (or any similar wine made elsewhere)
Bordeaux wine, Bordeaux - any of several red or white wines produced around Bordeaux, France or wines resembling them
California wine - any of various wines produced in California
Cotes de Provence - a wine from southeastern France on the Mediterranean coast
dessert wine - still sweet wine often served with dessert or after a meal
Dubonnet - (trademark) a sweet aromatic French wine (red or white) used chiefly as an aperitif
jug wine - inexpensive wine sold in large bottles or jugs
maconnais, macon - fine Burgundy wine usually white and dry
plonk - a cheap wine of inferior quality
retsina - Greek wine flavored with resin
Rhone wine - any of various wines from the Rhone River valley in France
table wine - wine containing not more than 14 percent alcohol usually served with a meal
Tokay - Hungarian wine made from Tokay grapes
vermouth - any of several white wines flavored with aromatic herbs; used as aperitifs or in mixed drinks
generic, generic wine - a wine that is a blend of several varieties of grapes with no one grape predominating; a wine that does not carry the name of any specific grape
varietal, varietal wine - a wine made principally from one grape and carrying the name of that grape
fortified wine - wine to which alcohol (usually grape brandy) has been added
mulled wine - wine heated with sugar and spices and often citrus fruit
negus - wine and hot water with sugar and lemon juice and nutmeg
2.wine - a red as dark as red wine
dark red - a red color that reflects little light
Verb1.wine - drink wine
booze, drink, fuddle - consume alcohol; "We were up drinking all night"
2.wine - treat to wine; "Our relatives in Italy wined and dined us for a week"
regale, treat - provide with choice or abundant food or drink; "Don't worry about the expensive wine--I'm treating"; "She treated her houseguests with good food every night"

wine

noun
Related words
adjective vinaceous
like oinomania
enthusiast oinophile
adjective vinous
Quotations
"A sight of the label is worth fifty years' experience" [Michael Broadbent Wine Tasting]
"God made only water, but man made wine" [Victor Hugo Les Contemplations]
"Wine is the drink of the gods, milk the drink of babies, tea the drink of women, and water the drink of beasts" [John Stuart Blackie]
"When the wine is in, the wit is out" [Thomas Becon Catechism]
"strong brother in God and last companion, Wine" [Hilaire Belloc Heroic Poem upon Wine]
"Look not thou upon the wine when it is red, when it giveth his colour in the cup... at the last it biteth like a serpent, and stingeth like an adder" Bible: Proverbs
"Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto those that be of heavy hearts" Bible: Proverbs
"Wine, madame, is God's next best gift to man" [Ambrose Bierce The Devil's Dictionary]
Proverbs
"There is truth in wine (in vino veritas)"
see grapes used in making wine

Wines

Wines  Amarone, Asti Spumante, Bairrada, Bandol, Banyuls, Barbaresco, Barbera d'Albi, Barbera d'Asti, Barolo, Barsac, beaujolais, beaujolais nouveau, Bereich Bernkastel, Bergerac, blanc de blancs, Blanquette de Limoux, Bordeaux, Bourgogne, Bourgueil, Brouilly, Brunello di Montalcino, Bucelas, Bull's Blood or Egri Bikaver, Burgundy, Cahors, canary, Carema, Cava, Chablis, Chambertin, Champagne, chardonnay, chianti, Colheita Port, claret, Condrieu, Constantia, Corbières, Coteaux du Tricastin, Côte de Beaune-Villages, Côte Rôtie, Côtes du Rhône, Crémant d'Alsace, Crémant de Loire, Crozes-Hermitage, crusted port, Dão, Entre-Deux-Mers, Faugères, Fitou, Fleurie, Frascati, Fumé Blanc, Gaillac, Gattinara, Gavi, Gevrey-Chambertin, Gigondas, Grange Hermitage, Graves, Hermitage, hock, jerepigo, Jurançon, lachryma Christi, Lambrusco, Liebfraumilch, Lirac, Liqueur Muscat, Liqueur Tokay, Mâcon, Mâcon-Villages, Madeira, Málaga, Margaux, Marsala, Médoc, Meursault, Minervois, Monbazillac, Montepulciano d'Abruzzo, montilla, Moscato d'Asti, Moselle, muscadet, Muscat de Beaumes-de-Venise, muscatel, Niersteiner, Nuits-Saint-Georges, Orvieto, Parrina, Pauillac, Pessac-Léognan, Pinot Grigio, Piesporter, Pomerol, Pommard, port, Pouilly-Fuissé, Pouilly-Fumé, Quarts de Chaume, Quincy, retsina, Rhine wine, riesling, Rioja, Roero, Rosé d'Anjou, Rosso Cònero, Rüdesheimer, Rueda, Rully, sack, Saint-Émilion, Saint-Estèphe, Saint-Julien, Saint-Véran, Salice Salentino, Sancerre, Saumur, Sauternes, scuppernong, sherry, straw wine, Tavel, Teroldego Rotaliano, Tokaji, Tokay-Pinot Gris, Valdepeñas, Valpolicella, Verdicchio, Vinho Verde, vin ordinaire, Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, Vosne-Romanée, Vouvray
Wine-producing areas 
Country
AhrGermany
AlsaceFrance
Alto Adige or SüdtirolItaly
AnjouFrance
Argentina-
Austria-
Barossa ValleyAustralia
BadenGermany
BordeauxFrance
Bulgaria-
BurgundyFrance
CaliforniaU.S.A.
ChablisFrance
ChampagneFrance
ChiantiItaly
Chile-
Clare ValleyAustralia
CoonawarraAustralia
Côte d'OrFrance
Finger LakesU.S.A.
FrankenGermany
FriuliItaly
GisborneNew Zealand
Goulburn ValleyAustralia
Hawkes BayNew Zealand
Hessiches BergstrasseGermany
Greece-
Hungary-
Hunter ValleyAustralia
LanguedocFrance
LoireFrance
MarlboroughNew Zealand
Margaret RiverAustralia
MartinboroughNew Zealand
McLaren ValeAustralia
MendocinoU.S.A.
MittelrheinGermany
Moldavia-
Mornington PeninsulaAustralia
Mosel-Saar-RuwerGermany
NaheGermany
Napa ValleyU.S.A.
NavarraSpain
New York StateU.S.A.
OregonU.S.A.
PadthawayAustralia
PenedèsSpain
PiedmontItaly
Portugal-
ProvenceFrance
RheingauGermany
RheinhessenGermany
RheinpfalzGermany
RhôneFrance
Ribera del DuroSpain
RiojaSpain
Romania-
SicilyItaly
SonomaU.S.A.
South Africa-
Switzerland-
TouraineFrance
TuscanyItaly
UmbriaItaly
ValdepeñasSpain
VenetoItaly
Washington StateU.S.A.
WürttembergGermany
Yarra ValleyAustralia
Wine terms  abbocatto, AC or appellation contrôlée, amabile, amontillado, AOC or appellation d'origine contrôlée, aszú, Ausbruch, Auslese, Baumé, Beerenauslese, botrytis, botrytized, Brix, brut, cream, crianza, cru bourgeois, cru classé, cuvée, demi-sec, dessert wine, DOC or denominazione di origine controllata, DOCG or denominazione di origine controllata e garantita, dolce, dry, Einzellage, Eiswein, erzeugerabfüllung, estate bottled, flor, fino, fortified wine, garrafeira, grand cru, gran reserva, Grosslage, halbtrocken, Kabinett, late harvest, LBV or Late-Bottled Vintage (Port), malmsey, malolactic fermentation, manzanilla, medium, medium-dry, medium-sweet, méthode champenoise, moelleux, mousseux, noble rot, NV or non-vintage, Oechsle, oloroso, organic, pale cream, passito, pétillant, plonk, pourriture noble, prädikat, premier cru, puttonyos, QbA, Qualitätswein bestimmter Anbaugebiet, or Qualitätswein, QmP or Qualitätswein mit Prädikat, recioto, récolte, reserva, rosé, riserva, Ruby Port, sec, secco, second wine, Sekt, sin crianza, Sigle Quinta Port, solera, sparkling wine, Spätlese, spumante, sur lie, sweet, table wine, Tafelwein, tannin, Tawny Port, terroir, tinto, trocken, Trockenbeerenauslese or TBA, varietal, VDQS or Vin Délimité de Qualité Supérieure, vendage tardive, vieilles vignes, vigneron, vignoble, vin de pays, vin de table, vin doux naturel, vin gris, vino da tavola, vintage, Weingut, Weissherbst, Winzergenossenschaft
Translations
خَمْرنبيذنَبيذ
вино
víno
vin
vino
peediveinpeetveinveinipunane
viiniviinilasillinenviininpunainen
vino
borborozgatiddogáliszogatkvaterkázik
vín
ワイン葡萄酒
포도주
vinum
vynas
vīns
vin
víno
vino
vinvinröd
divai
ไวน์
вино
rượu vangrượu vàng

wine

[waɪn]
A. Nvino m
red/white/rosé winevino tinto/blanco/rosado
B. VT to wine and dine sbagasajar a algn
C. VI to wine and dinecomer y beber (en restaurantes)
D. CPD wine bar Nbar m especializado en servir vinos
wine bottle Nbotella f de vino
wine cask Ntonel m de vino, barril m de vino
wine cellar Nbodega f
wine grower Nviñador(a) m/f
wine growing Nvinicultura f
see also wine-growing wine list Nlista f or carta f de vinos
wine merchant N (Brit) → vinatero/a m/f
wine press Nprensa f de uvas, lagar m
wine rack Nbotellero m
wine taster Ncatador(a) m/f de vinos
wine tasting Ncata f de vinos
wine vinegar Nvinagre m de vino
wine waiter Nsumiller m, escanciador m

wine

[ˈwaɪn]
nvin m
a bottle of wine → une bouteille de vin
a glass of wine → un verre de vin
modif [bottle, consumption] → de vin; [industry, production, region] → vinicole; [collection] → de vins wine expert
vt
to wine and dine sb → offrir un dîner bien arrosé à qnwine bar nbar m à vinswine box ncubitainer® mwine cask nfût mwine cellar ncave f à vinswine-coloured [ˈwaɪnkʌlərd] wine-colored (US) adjlie-de-vin invwine expert nœnologue mfwine glass nverre m à vinwine grower nviticulteur/trice m/fwine growing
nviticulture f
adj [district, industry] → viticolewine list ncarte f des vinswine merchant n (= retailer) → caviste mf (= dealer) → négociant(e) m/f en vinswine rack ncasier m à bouteilles

wine

nWein m; cheese and wine party Party, bei der Wein und Käse gereicht wird; to put new wine in old bottles (fig)jungen Wein in alte Schläuche füllen
vt to wine and dine somebodyjdn zu einem guten Abendessen einladen; the businessmen were wined and dined in every city they visiteddie Geschäftsleute wurden in jeder Stadt, die sie besuchten, ausgezeichnet bewirtet; he wined and dined her for monthser hat sie monatelang zum Abendessen ausgeführt
adj (colour) → burgunderrot

wine

:
wine bar
nWeinlokal nt
wine bottle
nWeinflasche f
wine box
nZapfpack m
wine bucket
nSektkühler m
wine cask
nWeinfass nt
wine cellar
nWeinkeller m
wine cooler
nWeinkühler m
wineglass
nWeinglas nt
wine grower
nWinzer(in) m(f), → Weinbauer(in) m(f)
wine growing
adjWein(an)bau-; wine regionWein(an)baugebiet nt
nWein(an)bau m
wine gum
nWeingummi nt
wine list
nWeinkarte f
wine-making
nWeinherstellung f
wine merchant
nWeinhändler(in) m(f)
winepress
nWeinpresse f, → Kelter f
wine rack
nFlaschenregal nt(für Weinflaschen)

wine

:
wine shop
nWeinhandlung f
wineskin
nWeinschlauch m
wine taster
nWeinverkoster(in) or -prüfer(in) m(f)
wine tasting
nWeinprobe f
wine waiter
n (Brit) → Weinkellner m, → Getränkekellner m

wine

[waɪn]
1. nvino
2. vt to wine and dine sboffrire un ottimo pranzo a qn
3. adj (bottle) → da vino; (vinegar) → di vino

wine

(wain) noun
a type of alcoholic drink made from the fermented juice of grapes or other fruit. two bottles of wine; a wide range of inexpensive wines.

wine

خَمْر víno vin Wein κρασί vino viini vin vino vino ワイン 포도주 wijn vin wino vinho вино vin ไวน์ şarap rượu vang 葡萄酒

wine

n. vino.

wine

n vino; red — vino tinto; white — vino blanco
References in classic literature ?
She hears him coming and hides, sees him put the potions into two cups of wine and bid the the timid little servant, "Bear them to the captives in their cells, and tell them I shall come anon.
The man who had proclaimed himself the only true servant of God in all the valley of Wine Creek, and who had wanted God to send him a sign of approval by way of a son out of the womb of Kather- ine, began to think that at last his prayers had been answered.
It muddled her like wine, or like a first breath of freedom.
John says I musn't lose my strength, and has me take cod liver oil and lots of tonics and things, to say nothing of ale and wine and rare meat.
Higginson, and the outpouring of a psalm from the general throat of the community, was to be made acceptable to the grosser sense by ale, cider, wine, and brandy, in copious effusion, and, as some authorities aver, by an ox, roasted whole, or at least, by the weight and substance of an ox, in more manageable joints and sirloins.
The wine of life, henceforth to be presented to her lips, must be indeed rich, delicious, and exhilarating, in its chased and golden beaker, or else leave an inevitable and weary languor, after the lees of bitterness wherewith she had been drugged, as with a cordial of intensest potency.
It is a land of oil, true enough; but not like Canaan; a land, also, of corn and wine.
Tis July's immortal Fourth; all fountains must run wine to-day
A little ahead of us on the other side of the street a cart with two very fine horses was standing before some wine vaults; the carter was not with them, and I cannot tell how long they had been standing, but they seemed to think they had waited long enough, and began to move off.
The veselija has come down to them from a far-off time; and the meaning of it was that one might dwell within the cave and gaze upon shadows, provided only that once in his lifetime he could break his chains, and feel his wings, and behold the sun; provided that once in his lifetime he might testify to the fact that life, with all its cares and its terrors, is no such great thing after all, but merely a bubble upon the surface of a river, a thing that one may toss about and play with as a juggler tosses his golden balls, a thing that one may quaff, like a goblet of rare red wine.
X had ordered the dinner, and when the wine came on, he picked up a bottle, glanced at the label, and then turned to the grave, the melancholy, the sepulchral head waiter and said it was not the sort of wine he had asked for.
A large cask of wine had been dropped and broken, in the street.