Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Bordeaux

play
noun,, often not capitalized Bor·deaux \bȯr-ˈdō\

Definition of Bordeaux

plural Bordeaux play \-ˈdōz\

  1. 1 :  white or red wine of the Bordeaux region of France

  2. 2 :  claret 2



Circa 1570

First Known Use of bordeaux

circa 1570


Bordeaux

play
geographical name Bor·deaux \bȯr-ˈdō\

Definition of Bordeaux

  1. city & port SW France on the Garonne pop 215,374

Bordelais play \ˌbȯr-də-ˈlā\ noun




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Bordeaux? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

tending to dismiss important matters

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alt-5746713d76276

Which of these is a synonym of nonplus?

soothe disapprove reduce perplex
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ