bodega


Also found in: Thesaurus, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

bo·de·ga

 (bō-dā′gə)
n.
1. A small grocery store that specializes in products from the Caribbean and Latin America.
2. A warehouse for the storage of wine.

[Spanish, from Latin apothēca, storehouse; see apothecary.]

bodega

(bəʊˈdiːɡə; Spanish boˈðeɣa)
n
(Commerce) a shop selling wine and sometimes groceries, esp in a Spanish-speaking country
[C19: from Spanish, ultimately from Greek apothēkē storehouse, from apotithenai to store, put away]

bo•de•ga

(boʊˈdeɪ gə)

n., pl. -gas.
1. (esp. among Spanish-speaking Americans) a grocery store.
2. a wineshop.
3. a warehouse for storing or aging wine.
[< American Spanish, Sp < Latin apothēca storehouse; see apothecary]

bodega

A Spanish word meaning wineshop, used to mean a grocery store that sells wine.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bodega - a small Hispanic shop selling wine and groceries
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
Translations

bodega

[bəʊˈdeɪgə] N (= grocery shop) → almacén m, tienda f de ultramarinos

bodega

n (US) → Bodega f
References in classic literature ?
Well, one day all the folks was goin' away--that was over somewhere at a place called Bodega, where they'd settled after comin' down from Oregon.
Cada bodega se presenta con textos que senalan la historia de la firma y no se indica autor de textos; solo en algunos casos figuran los creditos fotograficos, destacandose entre ellos la firma Casa Modelo o los nombres de Augusto Streich y Vicente Setaro, reconocidos fotografos de la Mendoza de principios del siglo xx.
MEXICAN and South American bar and restaurant Bodega Cantina has opened in Sutton Coldfield.
The incident happened at a bodega located on Rockaway Avenue in Brownsville, Brooklyn late last month, according to NBC 4.
Bodega Bar and Cantina will be housed in the former bathroom and kitchen fittings store Ripples in Birmingham Road.
A Sustainable Bodega and Hotel in Rioja" presents the studio of the Yale Edward P.
Architects discuss and illustrate an environmentally and culturally sustainable design for a bodega and hotel for the Rioja region of Spain to resolve the paradox that tourism necessarily destroys what it seeks.
It was in 1889 when Fundador Exclusivo was born in the Bodega El Molino, the oldest and foundational cellar in Bodegas Fundador.
French wine and spirits company Pernod Ricard (Paris:RI) and Bodega Las Copas, a 50/50 joint-venture held by Grupo Emperador Spain and by Gonzalez Byass, announced on Thursday the signing of an agreement for the sale of the Domecq brandies and wines by Pernod Ricard to Bodega Las Copas.
Bodega, in Westgate Road, Newcastle, was named Tyneside pub of the year by CAMRA's Tyneside and Northumberland Branch.
Now in its 20th year, Bodega is run by Sir John Fitzgerald Ltd, a firm which owns 21 bars and restaurants across the city, employing 550 staff,.