in vino veritas


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in vino veritas

(ɪn ˈviːnəʊ ˈvɛrɪˌtæs)
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) in wine there is truth; people speak the truth when they are drunk

in vi•no ve•ri•tas

(ɪn ˈwi noʊ ˈwɛ rɪˌtɑs; Eng. ɪn ˈvi noʊ ˈvɛr ɪˌtæs)
Latin.
in wine there is truth.

in vino veritas

A Latin phrase meaning in wine there is truth, used to mean that people will say what they really feel when they have been drinking alcohol.
Translations
ve víně je pravda
borban az igazság
in vino veritas
in vino veritas
References in classic literature ?
I don't care," said he, "how deeply you had been dining: in vino veritas, Bunny, and your pluck would always out
IN VINO VERITAS The youngster is one to keep on side for the rest of the season after making an encouraging debut at Hamilton.
Called In Vino Veritas, this white tablecloth resembles any other piece of cloth, but once anyone spills red wine on it, different patterns appear, revealing an intricate damask design, for instance, or a modern star pattern.