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wine·glass

 (wīn′glăs′)
n.
A glass, usually with a stem, from which wine is drunk.

wineglass

(ˈwaɪnˌɡlɑːs)
n
1. (Ceramics) a glass drinking vessel, typically having a small bowl on a stem, with a flared foot
2. (Brewing) Also called: wineglassful the amount that such a glass will hold

wine•glass

(ˈwaɪnˌglæs, -ˌglɑs)

n.
a stemmed drinking glass in which wine is served.
[1700–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wineglass - a glass that has a stem and in which wine is servedwineglass - a glass that has a stem and in which wine is served
champagne flute, flute glass, flute - a tall narrow wineglass
drinking glass, glass - a container for holding liquids while drinking
shank, stem - cylinder forming a long narrow part of something
Translations
sklenice na víno
vinglas
viinilasi
čaša za vino
ワイングラス
와인잔
vinglas
แก้วไวน์
cốc uống rượu vang

wineglass

[ˈwaɪnglɑːs] Ncopa f (de vino)

wineglass

[ˈwaɪnˌglɑːs] nbicchiere m da vino

wineglass

زُجَاجَةُ الـخَمْر sklenice na víno vinglas Weinglas ποτήρι κρασιού copa de vino viinilasi verre à vin čaša za vino bicchiere da vino ワイングラス 와인잔 wijnglas vinglass kieliszek do wina copo de vinho, taça de vinho бокал vinglas แก้วไวน์ şarap kadehi cốc uống rượu vang 葡萄酒杯
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In the North Sea lies a dead sea-cat-- that shall be their roast meat; and the rib of a whale--that shall be their silver spoon; and the hollow foot of a dead horse--that shall be their wineglass.
The Dragon-made a face, and growled again three times, 'Hum, hum, hum,' and said to the third, 'Do you know what your wineglass shall be?
They have done a foolish thing," said I, fingering my wineglass.
This wineglass has been smashed all over the place, but one of its splinters lies on the high bracket beside the mantelpiece.
My mouth seemed fire; a pungent flavor filled my nostrils; the wineglass felt cold against my teeth.
Jasper, in the act of yawning behind his wineglass, puts down that screen and calls up a look of interest.
He promptly draws forth and fills the third wineglass, as being now claimed, and replies, 'Show Durdles in.
Sabin looked at him coolly, and fingered his wineglass.
And it's not hard to imagine the curls worn by Braque's Girl with a Cross, 1911, as a bunch of Cubist grapes; meanwhile, in Picasso's Fan, Pipe, and Wineglass, 1911, it's clear that a figure once sat, however briefly, beside the table.
To mark the opening of the festival, special anniversary stamps will be issued, as well as various publications, and an effort will be made to fabricate the biggest wineglass in the world for a place in the Guinness Book of World Records.
The frequent guest of honor is a retired, long-serving government minister, a regal figure whose son is a "mere paperback edition" of him--though he has managed to marry the languorously enticing German-Brazilian Silvi (whose wineglass host Bernward keeps unfailingly topped up).
You could stagger from one cellar door to the next all the way up the east coast, but if you''re travelling that way it''d be criminal to forgo a stop at Freycinet National Park, a peninsula of beaches, bush and granite peaks that includes the iconic Wineglass Bay, often cited as one of the world''s best beaches.