Definition of winey
1 : having the taste or qualities of wine a winey sauce
2 of the air : crisply fresh : exhilarating
Examples of winey in a Sentence
beef in a winey sauce
Recent Examples of winey from the Web
A concentrated, winey-sweet ice cider (11.5 percent alcohol) with a slightly bitter apple-skin finish is labeled Iscider.
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First Known Use of winey
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Definition of winey for English Language Learners
: made with wine or having the flavor of wine
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