[bawr-dl-ey; French bawr-duh-le]
- a wine-growing region in SW France, in Gironde.
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Examples from the Web for bordelais
They were as the Haut Brion among the wines of the Bordelais.The Quest for a Lost Race
Thomas E. Pickett
They show us Auvergne and the Bordelais in the evening light.Medieval People
Eileen Edna Power
Cattle are extensively raised, the Bazadais breed of oxen and the Bordelais breed of milch-cows being well known.
And, yielding to his importunities, Frederick allowed himself to be led towards the Bordelais smoking-divan.Sentimental Education Vol 1
They are the Gascons of Spain, but beside them the Bordelais is a truthful, unimaginative creature.The Land of The Blessed Virgin; Sketches and Impressions in Andalusia
William Somerset Maugham