a red grape grown in France and Australia, used, often in a blend, for making wine
any of various wines made from this grape
- Australian name: Shiraz
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How to use Syrah in a sentence
More than twenty-two grape varieties flourish including Mission, Syrah, Petit Syrah, Alicante Bouchet and Zinfandel.
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This is Syrah which sings of its soil-a Syrah made with balance, restraint, and purity.
The Syrah-stained lips were slightly parted, exposing the feverish gums, and short, black teeth.
Her shoulders were bent, her face wrinkled, her teeth decayed and falling out from the use of the Syrah leaf.
Their hair was shorn close to their heads; they had high cheek bones, flat noses, Syrah-stained lips, and bloodshot eyes.