Definitions for cellar
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word cellar.
the lowermost portion of a structure partly or wholly below ground level; often used for storage
root cellar, cellarnoun
an excavation where root vegetables are stored
cellar, wine cellarnoun
storage space where wines are stored
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
A place under ground, where stores are reposited.
Etymology: cella, Lat.
If this fellow had lived in the time of Cato, he would, for his punishment, have been confined to the bottom of a cellar during his life. Henry Peacham, on Drawing.
a room or rooms under a building, and usually below the surface of the ground, where provisions and other stores are kept
Etymology: [OE. celer, OF. celier, F. celier, fr. L. cellarium a receptacle for food, pantry, fr. cella storeroom. See Cell.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sel′ar, n. any underground room or vault: a cell underground, where stores are kept, esp. wine, &c.—v.t. to store in a cellar.—ns. Cell′arage, space for cellars: cellars: charge for storing in cellars; Cell′arer, Cell′arist, one who has charge of the cellar: an officer in a monastery who has the charge of procuring and keeping the provisions; Cell′aret, an ornamental case for holding bottles; Cell′arman, one who has the care of a cellar.—adj. Cell′arous (Dickens), belonging to a cellar: excavated: sunken. [O. Fr. celier—L. cellarium—cella.]
The numerical value of cellar in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of cellar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Out from under a bed it darted, at first I thought it was a cat that had a blanket on top of it. The next day I went into the creepy old cellar and it was hunkered in a corner. I thought, ‘My God, this is a cat.’.
Michelangelo chose (to install his work in) the cellar. He built something that is for us like a totem. When you enter, when you arrive, you see this is like a god to protect our work.
I came upstairs into the world for I was born in a cellar.
They took me on and allowed me to kind of pursue my dream of learning how to make wine and becoming a cellar rat and getting involved with the winery.
Look, we're all the same; a man is a fourteen-room house --in the bedroom he's asleep with his intelligent wife, in the living-room he's rolling around with some bareass girl, in the library he's paying his taxes, in the yard he's raising tomatoes, and in the cellar he's making a bomb to blow it all up.
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- винарска изба, изба, мазеBulgarian
- sótano, bodegaSpanish
- jumbosija, viinikellari, kellariFinnish
- cellier, caveFrench
- 穴倉, 地下室, 穴蔵, 窖Japanese
- kjellarNorwegian Nynorsk
- adega, porãoPortuguese
- beci, pivnițăRomanian
- подва́л, ви́нный по́греб, по́гребRussian
- vinarija, podrumSerbo-Croatian
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