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Definition 1: a red as dark as red wine - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for wine in the sense of this definition

(wine is a kind of ...) a red color that reflects little light

Definition 2: fermented juice (of grapes especially) - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for wine in the sense of this definition

(wine is a kind of ...) a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent

"alcohol (or drink) ruined him"

(... is a kind of wine ) (trademark) a sweet aromatic French wine (red or white) used chiefly as an aperitif

(... is a kind of wine ) inexpensive wine sold in large bottles or jugs

(... is a kind of wine ) fine Burgundy wine usually white and dry

(... is a kind of wine ) a cheap wine of inferior quality

(... is a kind of wine ) Greek wine flavored with resin

(... is a kind of wine ) any of various wines from the Rhone River valley in France

(... is a kind of wine ) wine containing not more than 14 percent alcohol usually served with a meal

(... is a kind of wine ) Hungarian wine made from Tokay grapes

(... is a kind of wine ) any of several white wines flavored with aromatic herbs; used as aperitifs or in mixed drinks

(... is a kind of wine ) wine that does not meet the minimum qualifications and standards for use of a designation by appellation of origin (where the grapes are grown) or by varietal content; may only be labeled by proprietary (made-up) name, by general color (such as `vin rouge', `vino rosso', `rotwein', `red wine', etc.), or by general class (as `vin ordinaire', `vin de table', `vino da tavola', `tafelwein', `table wine', etc.)

(... is a kind of wine ) a wine made principally from one grape and carrying the name of that grape

(... is a kind of wine ) wine heated with sugar and spices and often citrus fruit

(... is a kind of wine ) still sweet wine often served with dessert or after a meal

(... is a kind of wine ) a season's yield of wine from a vineyard

(... is a kind of wine ) wine having a red color derived from skins of dark-colored grapes

(... is a kind of wine ) pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation

(... is a kind of wine ) pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began

(... is a kind of wine ) used in a communion service

(... is a kind of wine ) effervescent wine

(... is a kind of wine ) red table wine from the Burgundy region of France (or any similar wine made elsewhere)

(... is a kind of wine ) any of several red or white wines produced around Bordeaux, France or wines resembling them

(... is a kind of wine ) any of various wines produced in California

(... is a kind of wine ) a wine from southeastern France on the Mediterranean coast

(... is a kind of wine ) wine to which alcohol (usually grape brandy) has been added

(... is made of the substance wine) any of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins; grow in clusters

(... is made of the substance wine) wine and hot water with sugar and lemon juice and nutmeg

Definition 3: drink wine - [verb of consumption]

(wine is a kind of ...) consume alcohol

"We were up drinking all night"

Definition 4: treat to wine - [verb of consumption]

Samples where wine or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Our relatives in Italy wined and dined us for a week

(wine is a kind of ...) 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"

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