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[wahyn-shop] /ˈwaɪnˌʃɒp/
a shop where wine is sold.
Origin of wineshop
First recorded in 1840-50; wine + shop Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • He bundled them all into a wineshop where they took some vermouth.

    L'Assommoir Emile Zola
  • "No reason at all," said Lyaeus with a laugh as he went in the door of the wineshop.

    Rosinante to the Road Again

    John Dos Passos
  • He has worked conscientiously, and loathes the thought of a wineshop.

    Jack Alphonse Daudet
  • For the wineshop in which the graffito was found, see Mau, Bull.

  • If the town is small, the posada where you seek for lodging will have a wineshop below.

    Things seen in Spain C. Gasquoine Hartley
  • I have seen him dance, strange dances of the North, at the wineshop by the mole.

    Kit Musgrave's Luck

    Harold Bindloss
  • They go without hesitation straight into Don Antonio's wineshop.

    Vagaries Axel Munthe
  • But an hour later he quarreled with Lorilleux in a wineshop because the latter was so hardhearted.

    L'Assommoir Emile Zola
  • That is a name they have given me, because when they drag me into a wineshop it is cassis I always take.

    L'Assommoir Emile Zola
  • She had dressed in her best only to be drenched in the rain and to spend the day in a wineshop, it seemed!

    L'Assommoir Emile Zola

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