red wine

noun

Definition of red wine

: a wine with a predominantly red color derived during fermentation from the natural pigment in the skins of dark-colored grapes

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First Known Use of red wine

15th century


RED WINE Defined for English Language Learners

red wine

noun

Definition of red wine for English Language Learners

  • : wine that has a red color


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