wine cellar


Definition of wine cellar

: a room for storing wines also : a stock of wines

Examples of wine cellar in a Sentence

She has built up an impressive wine cellar over the years.
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First Known Use of wine cellar

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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23 Oct 2020

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“Wine cellar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of wine cellar

: an underground room where wines are stored also : a collection of wines that are stored in such a room

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