lambrusco

[lam-broo-skoh; Italian lahm-broo-skaw]

noun

a semisweet, lightly effervescent red wine from Italy.

Nearby words

  1. lambliasis,
  2. lamblike,
  3. lamboy,
  4. lambrequin,
  5. lambrinudi operation,
  6. lambskin,
  7. lamda,
  8. lame,
  9. lame duck,
  10. lame-brain

Origin of lambrusco

< Italian < Latin labruscum, fruit of the labrusca vine; see labrusca

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British Dictionary definitions for lambrusco

Lambrusco

noun

a red grape grown in Italy
a sparkling red wine made in Italy from this grape
a much less common white variety of this grape or wine
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