wineshop

noun
wine·​shop | \ ˈwīn-ˌshäp How to pronounce wineshop (audio) \

Definition of wineshop

: a tavern that specializes in serving wine

Examples of wineshop in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Middle Ages died dismally, and the scapegrace poet Francois Villon sang their requiem in the wineshops of the Cité. Bruce Dale, National Geographic, 17 Apr. 2019 The Middle Ages died dismally, and the scapegrace poet Francois Villon sang their requiem in the wineshops of the Cité. Bruce Dale, National Geographic, 17 Apr. 2019

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First Known Use of wineshop

1813, in the meaning defined above

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“Wineshop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wineshop. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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