noun, plural vinos. Informal.
wine; specifically, red Italian wine, as chianti.
variant of vini-.
in vino veritas
[in wee-noh we-ri-tahs; English in vahy-noh ver-i-tas, -tahs, vee-noh] /ɪn ˈwi noʊ ˈwɛ rɪˌtɑs; English ɪn ˈvaɪ noʊ ˈvɛr ɪˌtæs, -tɑs, ˈvi noʊ/
in wine there is truth.
noun (pl) -nos
an informal word for wine
in vino veritas
/ɪn ˈviːnəʊ ˈvɛrɪˌtæs/
in wine there is truth; people speak the truth when they are drunk
in vino veritas [(in vee-noh ver-ee-tahs)]
A Latin phrase suggesting that people are more likely to say what they really feel under the influence of alcohol. It means, “There is truth in wine.”
[vee-noh duh pah-stoh; Spanish bee-naw de pahs-taw] /ˈvi noʊ də ˈpɑ stoʊ; Spanish ˈbi nɔ dɛ ˈpɑs tɔ/ noun 1. a pale, dry sherry of Spain.
noun 1. a hydrometer for measuring the percentage of alcohol in wine.
[van nawr-dee-ner] /vɛ̃ nɔr diˈnɛr/ noun, plural vins ordinaires [van zawr-dee-ner] /vɛ̃ zɔr diˈnɛr/ (Show IPA). French. 1. inexpensive table wine, usually of unspecified origin. vin ordinaire /vɛ̃n ɔrdinɛr/ noun (pl) vins ordinaires (vɛ̃z ɔrdinɛr) 1. cheap table wine, esp French
noun 1. the collective characteristics of a wine, especially its distinctive taste. noun 1. the distinctive and essential quality and flavour of wine
adjective 1. of, resembling, or containing wine. 2. of, relating to, or characteristic of wine: a vinous fragrance. 3. produced by, indicative of, or given to indulgence in wine. 4. wine red; wine-colored: a vinous hue. adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of wine 2. indulging in or indicative of indulgence in wine: a […]