Definition of


  1. (noun, attribute) a red as dark as red wine
  2. (noun, food) fermented juice (of grapes especially)
  3. (verb, consumption) treat to wine
  4. (verb, consumption) drink wine

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Synonyms of Wine

vino, wine-colored, wine-coloured

Origin of the word Wine

  1. O.E. win, from P.Gmc. *winam (cf. O.S., O.Fris., O.H.G. win, O.N. vin, Du. wijn, Ger. Wein), an early borrowing from L. vinum "wine," from PIE *win-o-, from an Italic noun related to words for "wine" in Gk. (oinos), Armenian, Hittite, and non-I.E. Georgian and West Semitic (cf. Arabic wain, Heb. yayin)… more

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Words that sound like Wine

wain, wan, wane, wayne, wean, weenie, weeny, wen, wham, whammy, whim, whin, whine, whiney, whinny, whiny, win, winey, winnow, wino, winy, wmo, wnw, woman, won, wuhan, wynnea

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