bota

noun
bo·​ta | \ ˈbō-tə How to pronounce bota (audio) \

Definition of bota

: a leather bottle (as for wine)

Examples of bota in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Stretch pants, Moon Boots, bota bags, backscratchers, cheese pots, schnapps, sheepskin rugs, and those sensuous midcentury modern fireplaces in avocado green. Marc Peruzzi, Outside Online, 20 Nov. 2020 Gokan adds ingredients to an airtight leather bota bag, periodically adding more, in what is called a solera-style technique. AJC.com, 25 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of bota

1802, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bota

Spanish, from Late Latin buttis cask

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“Bota.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bota. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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