winey

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adjective win·ey \ˈwī-ne\
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Definition of winey

winier

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winiest

  1. 1 :  having the taste or qualities of wine a winey sauce

  2. 2 of the air :  crisply fresh :  exhilarating

Examples of winey in a Sentence

  1. beef in a winey sauce

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First Known Use of winey

14th century


WINEY Defined for English Language Learners

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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