Definitions for vinousˈvaɪ nəs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vi•nousˈvaɪ nəs(adj.)

  1. of, resembling, or containing wine.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Viniculture/Winemaking

  2. produced by, indicative of, or given to indulgence in wine.

    Category: Viniculture/Winemaking

  3. wine-red; wine-colored.

Origin of vinous:

1655–65; < L vīnōsus=vīn(um)wine+-ōsus -ous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vinous, vinaceous(adj)

    of or relating to wine


  1. vinous(Adjective)

    Pertaining to or having the characteristics of wine.

  2. vinous(Adjective)

    Tending to drink wine excessively.

  3. Origin: From vinosus, from vinum.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vinous(adj)

    of or pertaining to wine; having the qualities of wine; as, a vinous taste

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