a shop where wine is sold.

Origin of wineshop

First recorded in 1840–50; wine + shop Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for wineshop

Historical Examples of wineshop

  • He bundled them all into a wineshop where they took some vermouth.


    Emile Zola

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

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


    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