- a bucket for holding ice to chill a bottle of wine.
- a drink made of wine, fruit juice, carbonated water, and sometimes other flavorings.
Origin of wine cooler
Examples from the Web for wine cooler
Historical Examples of wine cooler
The psykter, or wine-cooler, was a double-walled vessel of the amphora type, rotund in shape.The Ceramic Art
Jennie J. Young
The table was laid and there were flowers on it and a few pints of Heidsieck in a wine-cooler.Old People and the Things That Pass
Placing the wine-cooler on a service-table, he left it for a few minutes, whilst he laid covers for the new arrivals.
Obtaining a wine-cooler, he had it filled with hot water and, placing the bottle of champagne in it, hurried back to the customer.
At that moment the superintendent discovered the wine-cooler full of hot water.
- a bucket-like vessel containing ice in which a bottle of wine is placed to be cooled
- the full name for cooler (def. 3)