Definitions for vineyardˈvɪn yərd

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word vineyard

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vine•yardˈvɪn yərd(n.)

  1. a plantation of grapevines, esp. one producing grapes for winemaking.

    Category: Botany, Viniculture/Winemaking

  2. a sphere of activity.

Origin of vineyard:

1300–50; ME (see vine , yard2); r. win(e)yard, OE wīngeard

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vineyard, vinery(noun)

    a farm of grapevines where wine grapes are produced

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. vineyard(noun)ˈvɪn yərd

    a field in which wine grapes are grown

    a tour of the vineyards of California


  1. vineyard(Noun)

    A grape plantation.

    The vineyard of Chu00E2teau Margaux stands as the producer of one of the world's greatest and most sought-after red wines.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vineyard(noun)

    an inclosure or yard for grapevines; a plantation of vines producing grapes


  1. Vineyard

    A vineyard is a plantation of grape-bearing vines, grown mainly for winemaking, but also raisins, table grapes and non-alcoholic grape juice. The science, practice and study of vineyard production is known as viticulture. A vineyard is often characterised by its terroir, a French term loosely translating as "a sense of place" that refers to the specific geographical and geological characteristics of grapevine plantations, which may be imparted in the wine.

Translations for vineyard

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


an area which is planted with grape vines

We spent the summer touring the French vineyards.

Get even more translations for vineyard »


Find a translation for the vineyard definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these vineyard definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"vineyard." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 20 Dec. 2014. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for vineyard?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for vineyard: